The IPCC – the United Nationals Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has published a Special Report on Climate Change and Land.
The UK Government sees the production of oil and gas as continuing to be important and this is the 32nd round of licensing.
There will now be a 6 weeks consultation period on the loss of 60 full time jobs and 20 other positions currently filled by contractors.
“BP will be the sole buyer of gas from the Coral LNG Project in Mozambique, which is led by Eni, and is displacing and destroying the livelihoods of thousands of local people and devastating the environment.”
GMB Warns MSPs against ‘playing fast & loose’ with the livelihoods of workers across the energy sector
On Tuesday 15th of January the Scottish Parliament is to debate ‘Securing a Just Transition to a Carbon – neutral Economy’
” In the past three years, over £11,400,000 has been transferred from operating surpluses into the Council’s reserves”
“Unite retains serious concerns over the 3/3 rota system”
“The Unite membership of Total on the Alwyn, Dunbar and Elgin rigs have taken the initiative to write to Mr Pouyanné to request his personal intervention.”
Shell will return to a rota of 2/3 from May 2019 after a consultation engaging the workforce including Unite representatives
“The emphatic vote to reject the revised pay offer by Total demonstrates that we are a significant way off from agreement.”