Archive for the ‘Prices Matter’ Category

Mortgage Tax Breaks Trickle Up, New Study Shows

03/24/2014 by Charles Komanoff

Tax subsidies don’t increase home-ownership – they make Americans buy bigger homes (WSJ)


In Shift, Exxon Mobil to Report on Risks to Its Fossil Fuel Assets

03/21/2014 by James Handley

Shareholders Force Exxon to Include Climate Risk in Value of Fossil Fuel Assets (NYT)

Filed under News,Prices Matter

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)


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


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)