A large protest campaign is forming against oil drilling plans off the Canary Islands. More than 33,000 signatures have already been collected against the Repsol project.
The beaches of Fuerteventura are threatened with oil drilling. Picture: reuters
Massive resistance is mounting against plans by Spanish oil company Repsol to drill for oil off the Canary Islands. A protest campaign collected more than 33,000 signatures against the project since Monday, it was announced Tuesday.