Europe spend billions a year on fossil fuel subsidies

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European countries spend billions a year on fossil fuel subsidies, survey shows Governments of 11 European nations are providing subsidies totalling more than £80bn a year to fossil fuel industries, green campaigners have claimed. Transport fuels account for the lion’s share of the support to fossil fuels. Many of the...
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Coal subsides undermine the green energy transition

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€6.3 billion in coal subsides undermine innovation needed for energy transition Ten countries, responsible for 84 per cent of EU energy emissions hand over at least €6.3 billion in subsidies to coal every year, despite repeated promises to phase-out the fuel and transition to clean energy, finds UK thinktank Overseas...
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