July 7, 2022As the global clean energy transition gathers pace, six emerging economies need to start adjusting their fiscal policies now to account for declining fossil fuel use—or risk a USD 278 billion gap in revenues by 2030, according to a new report by the International Institute for Sustainable Development.
Reports: Boom and Bust: The fiscal implications of fossil fuel phase-out in six large emerging economies
Emerging economies need to plan for major reductions in fossil fuel revenues during the clean energy transition and find new sources of income.
Policy Briefs: In Search of a Triple Win: Assessing the impacts of COVID-19 responses on the clean energy transition, inequality, and poverty
This brief assesses the likely poverty and inequality impacts of energy policies captured in the Energy Policy Tracker.
News: The Data Is in—Governments Must Green Their COVID-19 Recovery to Keep Global Temperature Rise to 1.5°C
October 29, 2021
Leading research organizations tracking global recovery spending call on world leaders to redirect all unspent and future COVID-19 stimulus away from carbon intensive activities toward nature- and climate-positive investments.
Policy Briefs: How Indonesia Can Achieve Both a COVID-19 Recovery and Its Climate Targets
October 11, 2021 |
This brief reviews how the Government of Indonesia (GoI) has spent its COVID-19 recovery budget and provides recommendations on its future expenditure.
News: Experts on Health, Gender, and Communities Echo the Need for People-Centred Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform
October 5, 2021 |
In September 2021, health, gender, and just transition experts discussed fossil fuel subsidy reform at an IISD webinar supported by the IEA and the Government of Denmark.
Policy Briefs: Taxing Coal to Hit the Goals: A simple way for Indonesia to reduce carbon emissions
Taxing coal is a simple and effective means to promote a clean energy transition in Indonesia, and the experience of India demonstrates that it is politically and economically feasible.
Reports: LPG Subsidy Reform in Indonesia: Lessons learned from international experience
May 19, 2021
This report presents lessons learned from international experience for Indonesia's liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) subsidy reform.