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Reclaim The Power protest camp against the fossil fuel industry, Didcot Power Station. Oxfordshire. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Reclaim The Power protest camp against the fossil fuel industry, Didcot Power Station. Oxfordshire.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Power to the people, Reclaim The Power protest camp against the fossil fuel industry, Didcot Power Station. Oxfordshire. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Power to the people, Reclaim The Power protest camp against the fossil fuel industry, Didcot Power Station. Oxfordshire.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Reclaim The Power protest camp against the fossil fuel industry, Didcot Power Station. Oxfordshire. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Reclaim The Power protest camp against the fossil fuel industry, Didcot Power Station. Oxfordshire.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest by activists dressed as cold shivering pensioners outside British Gas, Oxford HQ against fuel poverty. Environmental activists delivered to British Gas Headquarters a Bill for funeral costs for the thousands of customers who died from fuel poverty last year. Reclaim The Power protest, Oxfordshire. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest by activists dressed as cold shivering pensioners outside British Gas, Oxford HQ against fuel poverty. Environmental activists delivered to British Gas Headquarters a Bill for funeral costs for the thousands of customers who died from fuel poverty last year. Reclaim The Power protest, Oxfordshire.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest by activists dressed as cold shivering pensioners outside British Gas, Oxford HQ against fuel poverty. Environmental activists delivered to British Gas Headquarters a Bill for funeral costs for the thousands of customers who died from fuel poverty last year. Reclaim The Power protest, Oxfordshire. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest by activists dressed as cold shivering pensioners outside British Gas, Oxford HQ against fuel poverty. Environmental activists delivered to British Gas Headquarters a Bill for funeral costs for the thousands of customers who died from fuel poverty last year. Reclaim The Power protest, Oxfordshire.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Media filming a Protest by activists dressed as cold shivering pensioners outside British Gas, Oxford HQ against fuel poverty. Environmental activists delivered to British Gas Headquarters a Bill for funeral costs for the thousands of customers who died from fuel poverty last year. Reclaim The Power protest, Oxfordshire. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Media filming a Protest by activists dressed as cold shivering pensioners outside British Gas, Oxford HQ against fuel poverty. Environmental activists delivered to British Gas Headquarters a Bill for funeral costs for the thousands of customers who died from fuel poverty last year. Reclaim The Power protest, Oxfordshire.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Watford City, North Dakota - Natural gas is flared off as oil is pumped in the Bakken shale formation.  © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Watford City, North Dakota – Natural gas is flared off as oil is pumped in the Bakken shale formation.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Price per litre of petrol on a garage forecourt goes down to below a £1 for the fist time as the price of oil drops. Druids Heath, Birmingham © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Price per litre of petrol on a garage forecourt goes down to below a £1 for the fist time as the price of oil drops. Druids Heath, Birmingham
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

An oil well and wind turbines in west Texas. USA © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

An oil well and wind turbines in west Texas. USA
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California - Oil wells in the oil fields of southern San Joaquin Valley. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California – Oil wells in the oil fields of southern San Joaquin Valley.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California - Natural gas pipeline in the oil and gas fields of southern San Joaquin Valley. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California – Natural gas pipeline in the oil and gas fields of southern San Joaquin Valley.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California - An expansion loop in a natural gas pipeline frames an oil well in the oil and gas fields of southern San Joaquin Valley. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Taft, California – An expansion loop in a natural gas pipeline frames an oil well in the oil and gas fields of southern San Joaquin Valley.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Wilmington, California - An oil refinery, operated by BP displaying a huge American flag. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Wilmington, California – An oil refinery, operated by BP displaying a huge American flag.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

An oil tanker berthed at a terminal, Fawley Refinery, Oil refinery, Southampton Water. © Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

An oil tanker berthed at a terminal, Fawley Refinery, Oil refinery, Southampton Water.
© Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

Tanker driver delivering fuel to a Shell petrol station. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Tanker driver delivering fuel to a Shell petrol station.
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Stanlow Oil Refinery, Essar Energy, Ellesmere Port, Chesire. © John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Stanlow Oil Refinery, Essar Energy, Ellesmere Port, Chesire.
© John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Watford City, North Dakota - Oil production in the Bakken shale formation. The oil boom has turned North Dakota into America's second-largest oil producer. © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Watford City, North Dakota – Oil production in the Bakken shale formation. The oil boom has turned North Dakota into America’s second-largest oil producer.
© Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

Pembroke Refinery, Valero Energy Corporation, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire coast, Wales  © John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Pembroke Refinery, Valero Energy Corporation, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire coast, Wales
© John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

An Uncle Sam figure next to a BP petrol station, Norfolk. Uncle Sam was a national personification of the power of America and a nickname for the U.S. federal government Uncle Sam is derived from two earlier symbolic figures in American folklore—Brother Jonathan and Yankee Doodle. The most famous image of Uncle Sam was created by James Montgomery Flagg where Uncle Sam wears a tall top hat and blue jacket and is pointing at the viewer. In World War I it was used for a recruiting poster with the words: I Want You For The U.S. Army  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

An Uncle Sam figure next to a BP petrol station, Norfolk. Uncle Sam was a national personification of the power of America and a nickname for the U.S. federal government Uncle Sam is derived from two earlier symbolic figures in American folklore—Brother Jonathan and Yankee Doodle. The most famous image of Uncle Sam was created by James Montgomery Flagg where Uncle Sam wears a tall top hat and blue jacket and is pointing at the viewer. In World War I it was used for a recruiting poster with the words: I Want You For The U.S. Army
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest at Big Six energy companies over fuel poverty deaths. March to Npower HQ, City of London.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest at Big Six energy companies over fuel poverty deaths. March to Npower HQ, City of London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest at Big Six energy companies over fuel poverty deaths. March to Npower HQ, City of London.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest at Big Six energy companies over fuel poverty deaths. March to Npower HQ, City of London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest at Big Six energy companies over fuel poverty deaths. March to Npower HQ, City of London.  © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Protest at Big Six energy companies over fuel poverty deaths. March to Npower HQ, City of London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

2000 protestors march on parliament at the London November 5th Million Mask March. Some protestors blocked the way of police vans enroute to parliament Square. 15 people were arrested during the evening. The protest was called by the Anonymous group and took place across 477 cities around the world. London was the largest of all the protests. © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

2000 protestors march on parliament at the London November 5th Million Mask March. Some protestors blocked the way of police vans enroute to parliament Square. 15 people were arrested during the evening. The protest was called by the Anonymous group and took place across 477 cities around the world. London was the largest of all the protests.
© Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Clashes break out as police snatch a protestor outside parliament at the London November 5th Million Mask March. 15 people were arrested. The protest was called by the Anonymous group and took place across 477 cities around the world. London was the largest of all the protests. © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Clashes break out as police snatch a protestor outside parliament at the London November 5th Million Mask March. 15 people were arrested. The protest was called by the Anonymous group and took place across 477 cities around the world. London was the largest of all the protests.
© Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Protestors gather on Westminster bridge and burn their energy bills on a bonfire. The protest was called by The People's Assembly to protest gas and electric prices and the wider issue of austerity and cuts to public services and jobs. Protestors from the Anonymous Million Mask March also joined the protest. © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Protestors gather on Westminster bridge and burn their energy bills on a bonfire. The protest was called by The People’s Assembly to protest gas and electric prices and the wider issue of austerity and cuts to public services and jobs. Protestors from the Anonymous Million Mask March also joined the protest.
© Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Comedian Russell Brand joins the Million Mask March, Operation Vendetta march on Parliament to mark November 5th, Westminster, London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Comedian Russell Brand joins the Million Mask March, Operation Vendetta march on Parliament to mark November 5th, Westminster, London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Million Mask March, Operation Vendetta march on Parliament to mark November 5th, Westminster, London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Million Mask March, Operation Vendetta march on Parliament to mark November 5th, Westminster, London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Million Mask March, Operation Vendetta march on Parliament to mark November 5th, Westminster, London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Million Mask March, Operation Vendetta march on Parliament to mark November 5th, Westminster, London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Pensioners say no to heating or eating. The Peoples' Assembly, Bonfire of Austerity burn fuel bills of Westminster Bridge outside Parliament to mark November 5th. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Pensioners say no to heating or eating. The Peoples’ Assembly, Bonfire of Austerity burn fuel bills of Westminster Bridge outside Parliament to mark November 5th. London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

The Peoples' Assembly, Bonfire of Austerity burn fuel bills of Westminster Bridge outside Parliament to mark November 5th. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

The Peoples’ Assembly, Bonfire of Austerity burn fuel bills of Westminster Bridge outside Parliament to mark November 5th. London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk