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NGO reports and publications

 

On this page you find NGO reports and publications related to the issue of shifting financial flows and fossil fuel subsidies. For all shifting financial flows and fossil fuel subsidy related CAN Europe publications, go here.

 
International

Oil Change International - The sky's the limit: Why the Paris Climate Goals require a managed decline of fossil fuel production
Oil Change International and Overseas Development Institute - Empty promises: G20 subsidies to oil, gas and coal production
Christian Aid - Financing our future How development finance can drive the shift to a zero-carbon future
Influence Map - Fossil Fuel Subsidies in the G7 and EU
Overseas Development Institute et al. - Beyond coal: Scaling up clean energy to fight global poverty
Germanwatch et al. - BROWN TO GREEN Assessing the G20 transition to a low-carbon economy
Germanwatch - Shifting the Trillions: The role of the G20 in making financial flows consistent with global long-term climate goals

 

National level in Europe

Green Alliance - Smart investment valuing flexibility in the UK electricity market 
Oil Change International - UK BUDGET 2016: Oil tax breaks are the wrong course
Corporate Knights - Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, Fossil Fuels and Climate Change
urgewald and Votum Klima - The luxembourg pension fund's coal investments
South East Europe Sustainable Energy Policy (SEE SEP) - Sustainable energy: How far has SEE come in the last five years? South East Europe Energy Watchdog Report 2016
CEE Bankwatch - The great coal jobs fraud - unrealistic employment claims in southeast Europe

 

Development Banks

Inclusive Development International, Bank Information Center - OUTSOURCING DEVELOPMENT: Lifting the Veil on the World Bank Group’s Lending Through Financial Intermediaries
BIC and Sierra Club - MDB Climate Change Scorecard 2015 
CEE Bankwatch - The European Investment Bank and its energy sector lending 2013-2015  

 

The Investment Plan for Europe

CEE Bankwatch et al. - The best laid plans: Why the Investment Plan for Europe does not drive the sustainable energy transition

 

EU Budget

CEE Bankwatch/Friends of the Earth Europe: Climate's enfants terribles: how new Member States' misguided use of EU funds is holding back Europe's clean energy transition

 
State Aid

Client Earth - The effect of state aid governance on EU climate and energy policy 
Client Earth - State aid for coal-fired power stations, briefing 
Client Eartn - Complaint against Spanish subsidies for coal power plants [Legal analysis 1, July 2010] 

 

Capacity Mechanisms

Overseas Development Institute - Rethinking power markets: capacity mechanisms and decarbonisation 
Overseas Development Institute - How you can stop the UK giving millions to dirty power 

 

The EU Emission Trading Scheme as a source funding fossils

Carbon Market Watch - Policy Brief: Fossil fuel subsidies from Europe’s carbon market 
Carbon Market Watch -A Guide to European Climate Policy Vol. 1 – EU’s Emissions Trading System

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