Petition Convert fossil fuel subsidies into subsidies for renewable energy
The UK Parliament has declared a climate emergency. It now needs to take action.
A simple, budget-neutral way to do this would be to convert existing subsidies for fossil fuels (currently the highest in Europe) into subsidies for renewable energy and insulation, say over a 1-3 year timeframe.
UK government has the biggest fossil fuel subsidies in the EU:
UK Parliament has declared a climate emergency:
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