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G20 Report Highlights Massive Fossil Fuel Giveaways


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G20 Report Highlights Massive Fossil Fuel Giveaways

Friends of the Earth

WASHINGTON - The U.S. and China released peer-reviewed reports today assessing the scope of fossil fuel subsidies in their respective countries as part of the G20 process to “rationalize and phase out over the medium term inefficient fossil fuel subsidies that encourage wasteful consumption.” The U.S. report mainly highlights tax-based subsidies, but also discusses incentives related to public lands leasing and transportation infrastructure.

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