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Fossil Fuels: Exports

Department for International Trade written question – answered on 22nd October 2019.

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Photo of Lloyd Russell-Moyle Lloyd Russell-Moyle Labour/Co-operative, Brighton, Kemptown

To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, if she will take steps to end UK Export Finance's funding of fossil fuel industries.

Photo of Graham Stuart Graham Stuart Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for International Trade)

Investment in fossil fuels will continue to be required as we tackle climate change and transition away from high greenhouse gas emitting energy sources. UK Export Finance ensures that no viable UK export fails for lack of finance.

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