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August 29, 2018

The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS) has with OFTEC written to Claire Perry Minister of State for Energy and Clean Growth requesting urgent clarification over the carbon reduction targets the oil heating sector is expected to meet under the Clean Growth Strategy.

For the last few months the FPS has been working closely with Government officials through the newly formed Government/Industry Contact Group. The meetings have provided a valuable forum for discussion but have also raised important questions over how much carbon reduction is required of industry and by when. More information can be found here

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