Climate change and fossil fuel production cuts: assessing global supply-side constraints and policy implications

  title={Climate change and fossil fuel production cuts: assessing global supply-side constraints and policy implications},
  author={Nicolas Gaulin and Philippe Le Billon},
  journal={Climate Policy},
  pages={888 - 901}
ABSTRACT This paper presents the first global database of supply-side climate initiatives seeking to constrain fossil fuel production. There is a clear imperative to keep a large proportion of fossil fuel reserves underground to keep global temperature rise under 2°C above pre-industrial levels. Yet, there is no global overview of supply-side initiatives taken to constrain fossil fuel production, making it difficult to track trends, compare efforts across countries, and assess the effectiveness… 

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