Modelling the results of 32 countries shows that fossil fuel subsidy reform saves countries 6% of emissions on average while generating significant subsidy savings as co-benefits.
Press Release: G20 Governments Have Committed USD 151 Billion to Fossil Fuels in COVID-19 Recovery Packages
July 14, 2020
Data made public today on EnergyPolicyTracker.org, a new website tracking climate- and energy-related recovery policies, shows a total commitment of at least USD 151 billion from G20 governments in support of fossil fuels.
Blog: What We Can Measure, We Can Manage: Methodology for global fossil fuel subsidy reporting launched
May 28, 2019 |
A new report provides the first internationally agreed-upon methodology that will help UN countries increase transparency on fossil fuel subsidies.
Blog: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back: Fossil fuel subsidies and reform on the rise
May 23, 2019 |
Between 2015 and 2018, 50 countries undertook some level of fossil fuel subsidy reform. However, the International Energy Agency (IEA) found that consumer subsidies increased slightly in 2017.