WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The largest U.S. manufacturers' association on Tuesday warned that a potential tax on carbon emissions to fight global warming would cut factory output and could hurt the U.S. economy in other ways.
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OPPOSITION environment spokesman Greg Hunt says Labor needs to admit its carbon tax regime is in chaos because the price of emissions is falling.
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By Allison Martell (Reuters) - Hope is fading for a global deal to regulate the airline industry's greenhouse gas emissions ahead of a fall deadline, even though failure could push the industry back to the brink of a trade war over the European Union's emissions trading system. Last November the EU suspended its controversial scheme to force all airlines to buy carbon...
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China may soon get its very own tax on carbon emissions. That's the latest scuttlebutt from state-owned news service Xinhua, which noted that the levy would be part of a broader effort to improve the country's environment. Read full article >>
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The proposal imposes a fee on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants, factories, refineries and other major sources.
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THE Australian Industry Group says Australia should scrap the carbon tax and move to a market based price for emissions.
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AUSTRALIA'S greenhouse gas emissions dropped 0.2 per cent in 2012, prompting calls for the government's carbon policies to be bolstered.
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China will proactively introduce a set of new taxation policies designed to preserve the environment, including a tax on carbon dioxide emissions, according to a senior official with the Ministry of Finance (MOF).
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two of the most liberal senators on Thursday proposed a bill to tax carbon emissions, raising up to $1.2 trillion in revenue over 10 years that would largely be returned consumers.
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Sen. Barbara Boxer on Thursday put her political muscle behind a bill to tax carbon and methane emissions linked to global warming and use the money for consumer rebates and to finance a raft of new clean-energy projects.
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