Fossil Fuel Industry Exposed to New Threats as Sustainability Movement Gathers Pace

Source: Desmog UK


The fossil fuel industry is beginning to feel the impact of climate change action, and will become increasingly vulnerable, according to academics.

Two articles published in the latest issue of MRS Energy and Sustainability, a journal from Cambridge University Press and the Materials Research Society, suggest there are a number of new or intensified threats currently facing the industry, including heavier regulation by governments and financial instability of the market.