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Revenue from carbon pricing

Carbon pricing already raises over $20 billion p.a. worldwide.  This has the potential to grow by an order of magnitude.  What to do with this money will be an increasing important issue. 622 more words

Climate Change Policy

Malcolm Turnbull and his emissions trading scheme shadow

Michelle Grattan, University of Canberra

Malcolm Turnbull, it seems, cannot escape the emissions trading scheme (ETS) bogey. This time, it comes in the form of China’s plan – which had been foreshadowed but is now confirmed – to introduce a national ETS. 677 more words


Too big to fail: China pledges to set up landmark emissions trading scheme

Alex Lo, University of Hong Kong

Chinese President Xi Jinping has made a landmark commitment on climate change during his state visit to the United States. 864 more words


China's new carbon market is a huge opportunity and a potential disaster

China, the world’s biggest polluter, is about to put a price on the carbon it emits. Today (Sept. 25) it announced the creation of a nationwide carbon-trading program. 462 more words

Environmental Commissioner: Gap Looms in Ontario’s Fight Against Climate Change

On the eve of the Climate Summit of the Americas, Ontario’s acting Environmental Commissioner, Ellen Schwartzel has released “Feeling the Heat: 2015 Annual Greenhouse Gas Progress Report… 381 more words