Shell faces lawsuit from climate change activists over fossil fuels

Environmentalist and human rights groups demand Royal Dutch Shell to stop the extraction of oil and gas, outside of its headquarters in The Hague, Netherlands April 5, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Environmentalist and human rights groups said on Friday they had started a lawsuit against Royal Dutch Shell in the Netherlands to force the energy firm to cut its reliance on fossil fuels. The groups, including Greenpeace and Friends of the Earth Netherlands, handed over a court summons to Shell at its headquarters […]

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