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How polluters are slowing down Africa’s progress

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The world has no business investing in new fossil fuel developments in our race to the 1.5°C pathway. The International Energy Agency’s (IEA) newly released Net Zero by 2050 roadmap has closed the door on new fossil fuel extraction, and fossil fuel giants have lost their claim to fame of new oil and gas reserves being aligned with the Paris ...

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How Greenpeace, Western Anti Africa Energy Groups take wrong approach to EACOP

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If someone were to put me on the spot and ask me to name an environmentalist group, I’d probably blurt out the first thing that comes to mind, Greenpeace. There are obvious reasons for this: Greenpeace has been around for more than 50 years, and it has done a masterful job of bringing environmental concerns to the world’s attention and ...

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Knocks as Total agrees to build East African crude oil pipeline

East Africa crude oil pipeline

French oil company, Total, has been accused of ignoring significant human rights violations and huge environmental and climate risks as it pushed ahead with the signing on Sunday, April 11, 2021 of an investment decision to build the world’s longest heated crude oil pipeline through Uganda and Tanzania. Total is participating in the controversial East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP), ...

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Banks urged not to finance Total’s East African crude oil pipeline

East Africa crude oil pipeline

Some 263 community and not-for-profit organisations from around the world on Monday, March 1, 2021 urged the CEOs of 25 banks not to participate in loans to fund the construction of the world’s longest heated crude oil pipeline. Total is participating in the controversial East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP), in partnership with Tullow Oil and China National Offshore Oil ...

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Standard Bank petitioned not to finance East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline

East Africa crude oil pipeline

Standard Bank, Africa’s largest bank, has been petitioned not to finance the controversial East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP), which stands to be the longest heated crude oil pipeline in the world. Standard Bank has come under intense pressure not to finance the controversial East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) The petition, which was handed over to Standard Bank staff on Thursday, ...

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