23 Oct '11, 1am

World’s Largest Investor Groups Call for End to Fossil Fuel Subsidies

World’s Largest Investor Groups Call for End to Fossil Fuel Subsidies

Clear short-, medium- and long-term greenhouse gas emission reduction objective and targets, and enforceable legal mechanisms and timelines for achieving them. Comprehensive energy and climate change policies that accelerate the deployment of energy efficiency, cleaner energy, renewable energy, green buildings, clean vehicles and fuels, and low- carbon transportation infrastructure. Comprehensive policies directed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from sources other than energy, for example waste, industrial emissions, fugitives, land-use change, deforestation and agriculture. Policies supporting investment in renewable energy generation, including measures that support the access for electricity generated from renewable energy sources to electricity transmission and distribution infrastructure. Financial incentives that shift the risk reward balance in favor of low-car...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/10/investor-fossil-fuel-...

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