UK Government Purloins Green Energy Funds For Argentine Fracking Venture

23 Oct 2019 by Local Press Report
LONDON

UK Export Finance, the government’s foreign credit agency, promised in 2017 to offer loans totalling £1bn to help UK companies export their expertise in “infrastructure, green energy and healthcare” to invest in Argentina’s economy. Instead official records, released through a freedom of information request, have revealed the government’s plan to prioritize support for major oil companies, including Shell and BP, which are fracking in Argentina’s vast Vaca Muerta shale heartlands.

Source: The Guardian

Source: The Guardian