Government sticking to 2050 target despite Rosebank licenses

The energy security secretary has said that investment in the UK's largest untapped oil field, Rosebank, is necessary to achieve the mix of energy sources the country needs on the path to net zero. Claire Coutinho said: “We will continue to back the UK's oil and gas industry to underpin our energy security, grow our economy and help us deliver the transition to cheaper, cleaner energy.”.