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“Fury over RBS ‘tar sands’ plan”

2009

An AOL web site write-up

Environmental campaigners are joining three indigenous Canadian women at the Royal Bank of Scotland’s London headquarters to protest against the bank’s investment in the unconventional fossil fuel known as “tar sands”.

The First Nations women are also briefing MPs on the role of UK banks and oil companies in the extraction of the fuel in Canada, the production of which leads to more carbon emissions than other fossil fuels and damages the local environment.

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