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Fossil Fuels: BP makes long-term GHG pledge

February 12, 2020
Oil and gas major BP is making a series of long-term commitments to reduce greenhouse gases, including a first-time promise to cut emissions that occur when its products are burned for fuel, a step that observers say reflects increasing pressure on industry to address emissions that cause climate change. “Our ambition is to be a net-zero company by 2050 or sooner,” BP says in a Feb. 12 statement . “This will mean tackling around 415 tonnes of emissions -- 55...

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