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Fossil-Fuel Subsidies and Climate Change: Options for policy-makers within their Intended Nationally Determined Contributions
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Abstract [en]

Every year governments spend $543 billion subsidising fossil-fuels. This report finds that removing these subsidies could lead to global GHG emissions reductions of between 6-13% by 2050. With potential domestic savings to government of between 5-30% of expenditures, and in the context of the low oil price many governments are removing subsidies. This report shows how to include national emissions reduction estimates within country contributions towards the UNFCCC using the Global Subsidies Initiative – Integrated Fiscal (GSI-IF) model.

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Copenhagen: Nordisk Ministerråd, 2015. , 24 p.
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Nordiske Arbejdspapirer, 2015:905
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Energy Systems
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Sustainable development; Energy; Research; Environment; Public finance; Economy and national budget; Tax; Development aid; Welfare
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URN: urn:nbn:se:norden:org:diva-3744DOI: 10.6027/NA2015-905OAI: oai:DiVA.org:norden-3744DiVA: diva2:786861
Available from: 2015-02-06 Created: 2015-02-06 Last updated: 2015-02-13

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