Welcome to Fossil Free East Yorkshire.  Town by town, city by city, we’re ending the age of fossil fuels and building a world of community-led renewable energy for all.

 

Latest News – Jan 2022

West Newton A Oil Drilling

 

Major expansion planned: wellsite would treble in size + 4 new wells + years of drilling & testing + start producing dangerously polluting oil + 10-25 oil tankers a day thundering through rural East Yorkshire then via Hull/Beverley/N. Lincs, for decades to come

 

Revised Planning Application Live – Object Now

 

 

Help Fund Expert Reports

 

Independent Experts are working on the 2022 Application for the West Newon A Expansion
To help fund this vitally important work … [Read more here]

 

West Newton B Oil & Gas Wellsite

 

Planning Permission about to expire – Application for a 3 year time extension now live

 

Public Consultation now open – OBJECT NOW to have your say

 

Urgent Action 1

 

Tell councillors they must not allow the production of dangerously polluting fossil fuels to begin, just when we need to be phasing them out

 

West Newton A Oil & Gas Well Site – Major Expansion
2022 Revised Planning Application live – Public Consultation Open

 

Have Your Say – Object Now

 

Urgent Action 2

 

Tell councillors to stop Rathlin Energy in their tracks. Enough is enough, and the council just declared a Climate Emergency.

 

West Newton B Oil & Gas Well Site – Planning Permission about to expire
Application for a time extension live – Public Consultation Open

 

Have Your Say – Object Now

 


 

Demand #1

A Fast & Just Transition to 100% Renewable Energy for all

Accelerate the transition to a new, just clean energy economy by supporting community-led energy solutions.

 

Demand #2

No New Fossil Fuel Projects Anywhere

Stop and ban all oil, coal and gas projects from being built through local resolutions and community resistance.

 

Demand #3

Not a Penny More for Dirty Energy

Cut off the social license and financing for fossil fuels — divest, desponsor and defund.