Thursday, August 3, 2017

Why are we subsidizing fossil fuels when they kill us

The subsidies for fossil fuels are shocking enough but they are dwarfed by the cost to human health. One in 8 people in the world die from air pollution. Many more are hurt by climate change.

http://www.triplepundit.com/2017/08/hidden-health-cost-fossil-fuel-subsidies-report/

1 comment:

  1. More about perverse subsidies here...$5 trillion per year and growing!
    https://www.theguardian.com/environment/climate-consensus-97-per-cent/2017/aug/07/fossil-fuel-subsidies-are-a-staggering-5-tn-per-year

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