G20 leaders shame Trump, but fail to end fossil fuel subsidies

8 July 2017 – The G20 Leaders’ Communique adopted at the 2017 summit in Hamburg fails to establish a deadline for the phase out of fossil fuel subsidies. A statement released by Oil Change International credits G19 leaders for putting Donald Trump in the corner on his denial of climate change, while criticizing them for failing to take action to end handouts to the fossil fuel industry. Read the full statement on the website of Oil Change International.