Sevenfold increase in lobbying by oil and gas firms last year

Sevenfold increase in lobbying by oil and gas firms last year
Mandy Johnston

Oil and gas companies stepped up their lobbying efforts significantly last year, according to the lobbying register.

The sector made seven times more returns in 2018 than in 2017.

The majority of lobbying returns relating to oil and gas interests were completed by the Irish Offshore Operator Association (IOOA), the industry representative body for offshore oil and gas exploration companies in Ireland.

Subscribe from just 1€

Exclusive offers

Choose the subscription that is right for you

Monthly Subscription

€1

For the first month

€19.99 Monthly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Annual Subscription

€200€149

For the first year

€199.99 annually thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Quarterly Subscription

€55€42

For the first 90 days

€55.00 quarterly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.

Terms & Conditions Apply

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue

Subscribe Login

Related Articles

More from The Business Post