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Hidden Costs: Pollution from Coal Power Financed by OECD Countries
NovemberĀ 2015

Oil Change International and WWF

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OECD countries support coal-fired power plants abroad by providing preferential financing through institutions called Export Credit Agencies (ECAs). These coal-fired power plants haveĀ significant costs, in the form damages to the health of local populations from air pollution, and the cost of climate-change causing emissions.

This report finds that support for coal-fired power plants from the ECAs of OECD countriesĀ is implicated in tens of billions of dollars in local health impacts and climate change pollution each year.

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