Archive for the ‘Cap-and-Trade’ Category

Running Out of Time

04/22/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Time Running Out for Climate Action (NYT editorial)


Why a Climate Treaty or Carbon Tax Is Unlikely

04/22/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Earth Institute Honcho: Carbon Tax Won’t Happen (HuffPo)


Salvation Gets Cheap

04/18/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Krugman Upbeat on Wind & Solar Price Plunges (NYT)


Political Rifts Slow U.S. Effort on Climate Laws

04/15/2014 by James Handley

Tax Reform May Offer Opportunity For Carbon Tax (NYT)


California lawmaker scraps plan to replace carbon market with tax on fuels

04/15/2014 by James Handley

CA Lawmaker Scraps Proposed Carbon Tax on Fuels (Reuters)


U.K. Freezes CO2 Tax in $12 Billion Plan to Cut Power Cost

03/19/2014 by Charles Komanoff

U.K. Cuts 40% Off 2020 Carbon Floor Price (WaPo)


China carbon tax in doubt as air pollution takes centre stage

03/13/2014 by James Handley

China Carbon Tax In Doubt (Reuters)


Fixing Emissions Trading Imbalances with a Price Floor

03/10/2014 by James Handley

Price Floor Could Fix EU Carbon Trading System (D. Burtraw, Resources for Future)


EU agrees watered-down deal on aviation carbon emissions

03/5/2014 by Charles Komanoff

EU Extends Emissions Exemption for Long-Haul Flights (Guardian)


The Gravitational Pull of Planet Carbon

02/15/2014 by James Handley

The Gravitational Pull of Planet Carbon (Michael Klare, Huff Po)