Governments urged to attach green strings to long-term coronavirus recovery plans

Euractiv | Mar 25, 2020 at 8:04 AM
  • Governments and financial institutions are under growing pressure to make economic bailouts designed to counter the coronavirus pandemic dependent on climate action in the longer term.
  • This, Palmer added, would help governments and companies move away from increasingly risky fossil fuel investments “in a controlled manner”.
  • How quickly the promised stimulus money can help boost clean energy investments is, however, up for debate.