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Bill C-12 is an Essential Step Toward Net Zero

The Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act was tabled today. IISD commends the government for working to advance this legislation and continue tackling the climate crisis.
News November 19, 2020

South Africans are paying for pollution at the pump

Johannesburg, October 13 - South African government subsidies not only result in higher fuel costs for consumers, but they also help to prop up one of the world’s biggest polluters, according to new research from the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD).
Press release October 13, 2020

Better-off households benefit twice as much from electricity subsidies

Better-off households in Jharkhand receive more than twice the share of government electricity subsidies collected by poor households, as revealed in a survey of over 900 households released today by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) and the Initiative for Sustainable Energy Policy (ISEP).
Press release October 1, 2020