‘I care about climate change – but my dad works in the oil industry’ – BBC News

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Stephanie is concerned about the impact burning fossil fuels has on climate change – but her dad Andrew is a senior employee at BP and worked in the oil industry for more than 20 years.

While the 13-year-old worries about the Earth’s future, she hopes BP’s sustainability commitments could make her dad part of the solution.

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