Fossil fuel subsidies are “the world’s dumbest policy” – so why won’t G20 leaders end them?

September 5, 2016By Alex DoukasBlog Post, Featured

Today, G20 leaders in ChinaĀ again failed to set a deadline to endĀ fossil fuel subsidies, seven years after they first committed to ending them. Even as G20Ā governments move to ratify the Paris Agreement on climate change, they’re adding fuel to the fire by dumpingĀ $444 billion of ourĀ moneyĀ into polluting fossil fuel companies every year, undermining the spirit … Read More