An Ambitious Energy Agenda for the G20


Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS)
Sybille Roehrkasten
R. Andreas Kraemer
Rainer Quitzow
Ortwin Renn
Sonja Thielges
1 November 2016

This policy brief presents three key recommendations for supporting a global energy transition in support of the Paris Climate Agreement and the Agenda for Sustainable Development and building on action taken by the G20 in recent years. The authors recommend advancing the Paris Agreement, making sustainable energy a G20 focus and ending investment in fossil fuel infrastructure.