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13 November 2023
‘Get Out of Jail Free’
How plastics offsetting is giving industry a licence to pollute
28 April 2023
Eni chased ‘profits at any cost’ to fuel Pakistan energy crisis
Eni cited supply issues to divert gas shipments from Pakistan—and made half a billion dollars selling the fuel elsewhere, leaving the crisis-hit country burning coal instead.
31 May 2022
Qatar World Cup relying on flawed carbon offsets
SourceMaterial analysis finds problems with the competition's claims
25 October 2021
Shell ‘Drive Carbon Neutral’ claims in doubt after forest scrutiny
As world leaders gather to debate the future of carbon offsetting, a SourceMaterial investigation raises questions about the oil giant’s net zero plans