E3G Report: Japan – Now is the time to act on finance for new coal-fired power plants

Paris/ London/ Tokyo: Pressure is now building for a deal to be reached during OECD negotiations that will be held in Paris during the week of 16 November 2015. Most significantly, the USA and Japan are now reported to have reached a common position, which increases the potential for an overall agreement.

In-depth analysis of Japan and other G7 countries’ position on coal finance is available here http://www.e3g.org/showcase/coal-phase-out

Briefing Paper: http://www.e3g.org/news/media-room/japan-now-is-the-time-to-act-on-finance-for-new-coal-fired-power-plants