Reality ‘Starting to Sink In,’ Says McKibben, After European Investment Bank Chief Admits ‘Gas Is Over’ : worldnews
If you want evidence of how biased CommonDreams is, check out the comments by EurActiv, and compare them to the quote at the very top of the article by Greenpeace EU.
The EU aims to reach net zero emissions by 2050 and is expected to adopt a new carbon reduction target of -55% for 2030. However, gas has remained a grey area, with the European Commission saying it will still be needed to help coal-reliant EU member states transition away from fossil fuels.
Quote at the top of the article:
There’s nothing clean about gas—it’s not a ‘transition fuel’ or a ‘bridge fuel,’ it’s a dirty fossil fuel just like coal and oil,” said Greenpeace EU.
These two quote are not analogous. New oil and gas ventures are dead, but the existing ones will remain for a while as we transition to carbon neutral energy. IE … gas is a transition fuel. That is the reality no matter how much Greenpeace and CommonDreams try to will their alternative narritive into existence.