Archive for the ‘Governmental Bodies’ 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)


How to Win a Carbon Tax Fight

04/17/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Lessons from Canada’s 2008 Carbon Tax Defeat (Bloomberg View)


British Columbia Enacted The Most Significant Carbon Tax in the Western Hemisphere—What Happened Next Is It Worked

03/26/2014 by Charles Komanoff

BC carbon tax is “case study in smart climate policy” (Mother Jones)


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)


Obama’s Pipeline

03/18/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Obama’s Pipeline (Rep. Raul Grijalva, NYT op-ed)


Hansen Tells Senate: Carbon Tax Trumps Keystone XL

03/17/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Hansen Tells Senate: Carbon Tax Trumps Keystone XL (C-Span, 23:45-31:00)


For EPA’s Global Warming Rules, Will ‘Next Year’ Mean ‘Never’?

03/17/2014 by James Handley

For EPA’s Global Warming Rules, Will ‘Next Year’ Mean ‘Never’? (Nat’l Journal)


All You Need to Know About BC’s Carbon Tax Shift in Five Charts

03/12/2014 by Charles Komanoff

All You Need to Know About BC’s Carbon Tax Shift in Five Charts (Sightline Daily)


EU agrees watered-down deal on aviation carbon emissions

03/5/2014 by Charles Komanoff

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