To save the climate, the oil and gas sector must slash planet-warming operations, report says

Vesta Terminals holding oil are reflected in Tallinn, Estonia, in Oct. 4, 2023. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

The oil and gas sector, one of the major emitters of planet-warming gases, will need a rapid and substantial overhaul for the world to avoid even worse extreme weather events fueled by human-caused climate change, according to a report released Thursday.