Covid-19 Economic Crisis: Impact on the Energy Transition – Oxford Climate Society

April 30, 2020


Covid-19 has triggered a severe global economic crisis, which is considered to be the steepest economic downturn since the Great Depression. Given the scale of this crisis, how will the energy transition, and the political prioritisation of fighting climate change be affected going forward? And how should governments act to both continue the move towards clean energy, whilst also ensuring economic recovery?