Corporate welfare General

More subsidies for fossil fuels…

February 13, 2016

Subsidies for the oil industry… 13/02/16 11:34 Interesting piece in the Guardian by George Monbiot, discussing the perversity of subsidising the oil industry in order to protect profits during the slump in oil prices. He […]

Corporate welfare General

Bailout announced for the oil industry

January 29, 2016

£500m for the Scottish oil industry 29/01/16 11:49 The UK and Scottish government’s today announced funding of more than £500m in order to support the ailing oil industry. The money will be used to improve […]