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Australia puts a price on carbon

Peter Griffin posted in on July 11th, 2011.

The Australian government yesterday unveiled plans to impose a “carbon price” on industrial emissions in a bid to combat climate change. Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard said the carbon price of 23 Australian dollars (NZ $29.55) per ton of carbon emissions was designed to encourage businesses to move to cleaner energy sources. Subsidies and tax […]

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