Cambo: Curb on North Sea developments could cost jobs. FIRST Minister Nicola Sturgeon has found how hard it can be to succeed in her efforts to satisfy the green lobby even as she jeopardises investment in the country’s key oil and gas industry. Following weeks of vocal campaigning by groups such as Greenpeace, Ms Sturgeon said the UK Government should not approve plans to develop the giant Cambo find off Shetland, which were submitted by Shell and Siccar Point Energy.
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THE UK Government’s rhetoric at COP26 has been branded a “sham” after a regulator chief pushed for more oil and gas exploration in the North Sea. Tim Eggar, chairman of the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA), told a conference event on Wednesday that stopping production of oil and gas would make net zero “unachievable”.
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