Green Fiscal Reform e-Course

The Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) will deliver the second edition of the moderated e-course ‘Green Fiscal Reform’ (in English) between 9 April – 1 June 2018. Fiscal policies widely impact supply and demand in the economy and are thus an important...
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Singapore to impose carbon tax from 2019

19 February 2018 - Singapore said Monday it would impose a carbon tax from next year to cut its greenhouse gas emissions and make companies more competitive as global agreements on climate change take effect. Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said the tax would be...
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Ministers warned on subsidy risk to offshore wind power projects

18 February 2018 - Ministers have been warned that the UK risks forfeiting leadership of a promising new form of offshore wind power because of a withdrawal of subsidies which threatens to leave projects without funding. At least two proposed floating wind farms off...
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OECD says energy taxes in developed economies too low to fight climate change

14 February 2018 - Energy taxes in major advanced economies are not doing enough to reduce energy use, improve energy efficiency and drive a shift toward low-carbon sources, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said on Wednesday. Taxes on...
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New Study Finds Cutting Oil Subsidies Will Not Stop Climate Change

8 February 2018 - Ending financial assistance for fossil fuel companies has long been discussed as a tactic to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and encourage investment in renewables. Oil, natural gas and coal companies worldwide receive hundreds of billions of dollars...
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