Oil and gas business
US to purchase 77m crude oil barrels to support producers amid pandemic

It has initially bought 30 million crude oil barrels to place in its Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Bots ‘write 25% of all climate change tweets’

A new survey analysed 6.5 million tweets during the period US President Donald Trump announced his intention to ditch the Paris Climate Agreement

Donald Trump to speed up infrastructure project approval with rule rollback

The National Environmental Policy Act currently requires federal agencies to assess the environmental impact of projects such as the construction of mines, motorways, water pipes and gas lines

Trump starts process to formally exit Paris climate agreement

The US has to wait a year before finally leaving the deal

Donald Trump confirms US will leave Paris climate agreement

The president described the climate deal as ‘terrible’ and ‘one-sided’ and said it was a ‘total disaster for our country’

US Energy Secretary Rick Perry resigns

The former Texas Governor

Trump says energy efficient light bulbs make him look ‘orange’

It was one of a series of claims the president made about efficiency, green energy and climate change

Donald Trump: ‘Make plastic straws great again’

The President’s website claims more environmentally-friendly “liberal paper straws don’t work”

Guest Blog: Haydn Young – Communication lessons from President Trump

What useful lessons can we learn from his communication style?

Donald Trump’s state visit ‘to emit 2,619 tonnes of carbon dioxide’

That is the same amount of greenhouse gases emitted by an average UK home over 970 years