Published on February 3rd, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan5
Cutting Fossil Fuel Subsidies Alone Could Accomplish Half of World’s Carbon Reduction Goals
February 3rd, 2012 by Zachary Shahan
Certain political leaders and media outlets would like to convince you that cleantech gets too much money in subsidies. I’ve written so many times here on CleanTechnica about the fact that fossil fuel industry get a staggering amount more in direct and indirect subsidies. But how about this news—half of the world’s targeted carbon emissions reductions could be achieved simply by turning off the fossil-fuel-subsidy spigot! Here’s more from Chris DeMorro on sister site Gas2:
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