Carbon Tax

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Industry Awakens to Threat of Climate Change

Published: 
Sun, 01/26/2014 - 12:00pm

Coca-Cola has always been more focused on its economic bottom line than on global warming, but when the company lost a lucrative operating license in India because of a serious water shortage there in 2004, things began to change.

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China To Introduce Carbon Tax

Published: 
Wed, 02/20/2013 (All day)
Category: 
Energy

In a step toward combating global warming, China announced earlier this week that it would implement a tax on carbon dioxide emissions, reports Xinhua, China's official state news agency.

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Our Carbon, Our Climate, Our Cash

Published: 
Mon, 03/25/2013 - 11:14pm
Category: 
Energy

We all buy stuff that generates carbon dioxide emissions and threatens the stability of our climate. 

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A New Alliance on Climate Change

Published: 
Fri, 11/15/2013 - 8:37am
Category: 
Energy

In an effort to compensate for the failure of central governments to address the dangers of climate change with comprehensive national policies, cities, states and regions have developed their own strategies to rein in emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases.

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Large Companies Prepared to Pay Price on Carbon

Published: 
Thu, 12/05/2013 - 9:43pm
Category: 
Energy

More than two dozen of the nation’s biggest corporations, including the five major oil companies, are planning their future growth on the expectation that the government will force them to pay a price for carbon pollution as a way to control global warming.