Energy security and climate change: Italy relies too heavily on imported fossil fuels
Italy is the only major EU country presenting an energy import rate higher than 75%
The latest data released by Unione Petrolifera, Italy’s oil lobby, show that with 157.4 million tons, oil ranked by far as the main energy source in 2014, accounting for 35.2% of final energy demand. According to UP, 90% of oil s...
Ahead of the December Climate summit in Paris, the Guardian newspaper launches a global campaign to raise awareness on the need to divest from fossil fuel assets
The Keep it in the Ground campaign asks the Wellcome Trust and Gates Foundation to divest their endowments from fossil fuels. More than 70,000 signatures have been received the day following the campaign launch.