Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Is a Carbon Tax a Good Idea? Just Ask British Columbia

03/12/2014 by James Handley

Is a Carbon Tax a Good Idea? Just Ask British Columbia (Mother Jones)


Senate Democrats Plan All-Nighter on Climate Change

03/10/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Senate Democrats Plan All-Nighter on Climate Change (NYT)


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)


The Red Faces of the Solar Skeptics

03/10/2014 by Charles Komanoff

The Red Faces of the Solar Skeptics (NYT Economix blog


EU agrees watered-down deal on aviation carbon emissions

03/5/2014 by Charles Komanoff

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


Why Putin Doesn’t Respect Us

03/5/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Friedman: To Damage Putin, Pass a Carbon Tax (NYT)


Is The Solution To Climate Change In Vancouver?

02/27/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Is The Solution To Climate Change In Vancouver? (Think Progress)


U.S. Electricity Use is Still Declining. Here’s Why

02/25/2014 by Charles Komanoff

U.S. Electricity Use is Still Declining. Here’s Why (ACEEE)


California senate leader: Carbon tax would return revenue to poor, transit

02/22/2014 by James Handley

CA Senate Leader Proposes Carbon Tax on Motor Fuels (Reuters)

Filed under Carbon Tax,News,Politics

A high price for ignoring the risks of catastrophe

02/21/2014 by James Handley

“Social Cost of Carbon” Excludes Catastrophic Climate Scenarios (FT, sub required)