This briefing looks to raise the alarm bell around the roll out of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) across Europe as an attempt to tackle energy security concerns. It puts forward ten key arguments that showcase the host of problems LNG brings.
The cost of fossil gas, the horrific invasion of Ukraine by Russian troops, and the need to mitigate the impacts of climate change and keep global warming to below
1.5°C, have created a buzz around LNG.
This briefing provides counterarguments to the overinflated role that LNG is being positioned to have in Europe’s energy future, and shows instead that this is a dangerous distraction from the just energy transition to renewables that is so desperately needed.
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