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'Green' Funding for Coal Power Plants Criticised (New Scientist)

February 27, 2009

The New Scientist cites CGD's calls for a Clean Technology Fund for renewables energy projects.

From the article:

"In the US, the Center for Global Development has been lobbying the federal government not to finance coal projects in developing countries through the CTF. On Wednesday, Congress passed a spending bill which, among other things, axed former president George W Bush's request of $400 million for the CTF."

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