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Oil majors are driving wind energy revolution

11 days ago   |   By RT

Thanks to zero-carbon promises, wind farms are expected to overtake the number of oil rigs in British waters by 2030.
Oil majors are diversifying their energy production to evolve with the times. Both BP and Total have highlighted strategies for wind energy production in the UK, with BP investing £924 million in the development of two sites.
In 2020, BP announced plans for net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. This ambitious offshore wind project appears to be BP's way of putting its money where its mouth is. The company is partnering with German firm Energie Baden-Wuerttemberg to develop the...
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