treading on thin ice. It has already spent over $5 billion on
its Arctic drilling venture, but the company has yet to produce a single drop
of Arctic oil. No doubt its shareholders and investors are starting to get
Oil is the second biggest source of greenhouse gas emissions after coal. It’s responsible for about 27 per cent of the CO2 we release into the atmosphere. If we don’t start moving beyond oil
now, the costs we pass on to our children will be unbearable.
We’re campaigning for a world beyond oil - a world that's cleaner, healthier and more peaceful. We won’t get there
overnight, but we need to make a start…
Where we are now
Traffic in London
At the moment, oil is being used to power
most of our vehicles, making us all dependent on it in some way - to get our
food, to go to work, to see our loved ones.
Posted by jamie — 16 September 2010 at 4:23pm
Watch this animation to find out how your pension money could be bankrolling destructive oil companies like BP - and what you can do about it.
Many of the world's most popular pension funds are deep in dirty oil. If you've got oil in yours, you're not alone, but it also means that collectively, we've got the power to influence our pension funds to shift the big oil companies to clean energy.