Rachel is Researcher and Reporter at DeSmog where she has led investigations into the climate-conflicted ties of directors in the finance sector and climate-science denying groups pushing for environmental deregulation in UK trade deals. She previously worked as a researcher and assistant to the director at the climate charity Hope for the Future and as an MP’s researcher in UK parliament. She completed her Masters in Global Politics from LSE in 2018 with Distinction and is currently completing training in News Journalism with the London School of Journalism.
By Rachel Sherrington, DeSmog Blog
Nearly two thirds of social media posts put out by six major European fossil fuel and energy companies since the end of 2019 present a “green” image of the company, despite the majority of their business activity remaining in fossil fuels, reveals new analysis by DeSmog.
By Richard Collett-White, Rachel Sherrington, DeSmog Blog
Fossil fuel companies could face legal challenges over their misleading advertising, after a DeSmog investigation uncovered the extent of their “greenwashing”.