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Shell and Exxon face censure over claim gas was ‘cleanest fossil fuel’

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Flames flare up when excess flammable gases are released by pressure release valves during the drilling for oil and natural gas at a site in North Dakota, US. Photograph: Andrew Burton/Getty Images

Dutch advertising watchdog’s ruling prompts company to change line to ‘least polluting fossil fuel’ as campaigners welcome action over ‘misleading’ ad

August 14, 2017 — The Dutch advertising watchdog will on Tuesday censure Shell and Exxon for claiming that natural gas was “the cleanest of all fossil fuels” in an advert earlier this year. Continue reading Shell and Exxon face censure over claim gas was ‘cleanest fossil fuel’