Category: Politics

Sunak urges banks to keep funding oil and gas firms after windfall tax

Sector says £5bn energy profits levy will make investment in new projects and renewables more difficultRishi Sunak has asked Britain’s biggest banks to keep the money taps flowing to the oil and gas sector after slapping it with a windfall tax.In a bru…

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Shell says windfall tax threatens North Sea oil and gas investment

Firm says Sunak’s levy creates uncertainty and asks for tax relief that covers investment in renewablesShell has said Rishi Sunak’s windfall tax is a threat to investment in North Sea oil and gas as Britain attempts to ramp up domestic energy supplies….

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Shell says windfall tax threatens North Sea oil and gas investment

Firm says Sunak’s levy creates uncertainty and asks for tax relief that covers investment in renewablesShell has said Rishi Sunak’s windfall tax is a threat to investment in North Sea oil and gas as Britain attempts to ramp up domestic energy supplies….

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Sunak’s windfall tax is a ‘sticking plaster’, say climate campaigners

Tax on oil and gas companies described as ‘missed opportunity’ to tackle climate and cost of living crisesThe windfall tax is only a “sticking plaster” to provide temporary relief on energy bills that does nothing to improve the UK’s leaky homes, and e…

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Sunak’s windfall tax is a ‘sticking plaster’, say climate campaigners

Tax on oil and gas companies described as ‘missed opportunity’ to tackle climate and cost of living crisesThe windfall tax is only a “sticking plaster” to provide temporary relief on energy bills that does nothing to improve the UK’s leaky homes, and e…

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Boris Johnson appears to take sideswipe at Tory climate policy sceptics

PM hits out at ‘prejudice’ against environmental agenda as he rejects idea of ending green levies on billsBoris Johnson has attacked “prejudice” against environmental policies, as he rejected the idea of ditching green levies on household energy bills …

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Boris Johnson appears to take sideswipe at Tory climate policy sceptics

PM hits out at ‘prejudice’ against environmental agenda as he rejects idea of ending green levies on billsBoris Johnson has attacked “prejudice” against environmental policies, as he rejected the idea of ditching green levies on household energy bills …

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