Since 2007, over $59 billion of public financing has supported coal projects through funding from development banks and international financial institutions in key countries.
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Some of these battles have been won this year, but more confronts us. Here are some examples of actions by key countries and why it is critical that we succeed on these efforts in the next few years.
The race for the clean energy future comes to Washington, DC today -- only symbolically if the US doesn't seize the moment.
Countries used to say: "We'll act if you act." Coming out of Copenhagen they are saying: "We'll all act together." So at the end of January, where are we towards those commitments?
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