An Introduction to Fossil Fuel Subsidies

Attributed Authors: Doug Koplow Published: Aug 2012

Webinar slides prepared for the Vote Solar Initiative to provide an overview of fossil fuel subsidies.  The presentation discusses the informational gaps that often plague numbers on fossil fuel subsidies reported in the press, and provides a number of frameworks and tools to help Vote Solar members to more comprehensively assess that subsidies that competing projects may be receiving.

The slides may be accessed here.  The webinar can be heard here.

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