[LINK] Carbon Tax
Jim.Birch at dhhs.tas.gov.au
Thu Feb 24 15:56:59 AEDT 2011
stephen at melbpc.org.au wrote:
> HOW would the Carbon Tax monies be spent? If it's just to discourage
usage, then bugger-off.
Sorry, isn't this the exact purpose of a carbon tax? It's not a general
purpose do-good plan but specifically aims to reduce CO2 production.
>From an environmental point of view, the level of the tax should be what
- ie whatever - is required to produce a carbon neutral world economy.
In the meantime, a lot of electricity suppliers appear to have put up
their prices - as if they were already paying carbon tax. Not sure how
they achieved that, but it seems to regularly follow electricity
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