Here's what North Sea oil workers have to say about the green transition

A survey has found more than half of North Sea oil and gas workers would work in renewables and offshore wind. Image: REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

Kieran Harrahill

PhD Candidate in Bioeconomy, University College Dublin

Owen Douglas

Occasional Lecturer in Planning and Environmental Policy, University College Dublin


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One North Sea oil worker said that 'moving into renewables is something to feel good about.' Image: Platform, Friends of the Earth Scotland and Greenpeace

Disused drilling rigs litter by the North Sea oil operations Image: EPA-EFE/Robert Perry

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