European Parliament green-lights new gas projects

MEPs have voted against a motion opposing the European Commission’s list of cross-border infrastructure projects eligible for EU support, quashing objections from campaign groups and political parties that the inclusion of 55 fossil gas projects undermines climate commitments.

by Laura Cole
Gas: industry has said the projects are necessary for the energy transition (TOBIAS SCHWARZ/AFP via Getty Images)
Gas: industry has said the projects are necessary for the energy transition (TOBIAS SCHWARZ/AFP via Getty Images)

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