UK to announce plans to reduce Russian oil and gas use at 1600 GMT -report
LONDON - The British government will make an announcement around 1600 GMT on Tuesday about how it intends to reduce Russian oil and gas imports over time, Politico reporter Alex Wickham said on Twitter. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday that the world could not simply stop using oil and gas from Russia but it could accelerate the transition away from it. U.S.
The European Union seeks independence from Russian oil and gas.
Europe has long relied on Russia for a large portion of its oil and gas, trusting in what many thought was a mutually beneficial business relationship. That has now changed.