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December 2017
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Global Subsidies Initiative (GSI), The Green Initiative
The report Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform and the Just Transition: Integrating Approaches for Complementary Outcomes articulates how fossil fuel subsidy reform (FFSR) can contribute to a just transition, and how a just transition framework can contribute to successful reform.
May 2016
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Global Subsidies Initiative (GSI)

At the very end of December 2014, Indonesia introduced major reforms to its fossil fuel subsidies: removing subsidies to gasoline, except for distribution costs outside of the central islands of Java, Bali and Madura and introducing a “fixed” subsidy of IDR 1,000 per litre for diesel.

March 2015
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Global Subsidies Initiative (GSI)

The electricity system in Turkey faces three challenges. First, demand for electricity is growing as economic growth brings increased energy usage. Second, as the electricity supply expands to keep pace with demand there is the need to ensure that electricity prices remain affordable.

February 2015
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Global Subsidies Initiative (GSI), Nordic Council of Ministers

Every year governments spend $543 billion subsidising fossil-fuels to consumers.

March 2014
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Global Subsidies Initiative (GSI)

This report focuses on the wind and solar PV sectors in India. It reviews the Indian policy framework for increasing the share of renewables in the energy mix within the context of multiple social, economic and technological objectives.

March 2010
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Global Subsidies Initiative (GSI)

This report analyzes the experiences of countries that have undertaken reform of their fossil-fuel subsidies and establishes what lessons can be learned.