“Climate crisis is a plague, Bernard Looney to the Hague.”
BP now plans to increase its oil and gas production over the next seven years.
"Big fossil fuel firms making eyewatering profits is a slap in the face for the millions of citizens struggling to heat their homes."
A report published this month in Bloomberg Green said oil and gas company BP has been buying carbon credits from Mexican villages below market value, raising questions about the carbon credit market’s viability as a tool for transitioning companies to green practices.
Here's the question for the Big Oil 4: will you apologize, here today, for your company's decades of lying about climate change?
“These companies are producing a significant percentage of the carbon that we use, which is destroying our planet, and we want to know what they are doing to transform their companies away from fossil fuel.”
“BP, Shell, and Total are still drilling us into a deeper climate emergency, and that has to stop before they can claim any credibility.”
Climate activists say this latest effort, even if motivated by monetary loss for BP rather than concern for the environment, is a win.
“This is a ghastly hypocrisy in the face of an existential threat to the planet."