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Germany Considers a 19% Meat Tax to Combat Global Warming

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Anyone here believe that global warming zealots want to stop at 19%? Germany may introduce ‘meat tax’ to protect the environment Currently meat has reduced tax rate of 7 per cent but politicians say it should increase to 19 Phoebe Weston Science Correspondent @phoeb01 day ago Germany could introduce a “meat tax” to protect the…

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Alberta Introduces Carbon Tax Repeal Bill

From OILPRICE By Irina Slav – May 23, 2019, 9:30 AM CDT Staying true to their promise from the campaign trail, Alberta’s Conservatives have introduced a bill to repeal a carbon tax introduced by their predecessors at the helm of the province, the New Democratic Party. Reuters reports that the repealment of the carbon tax…

Stanford Researchers: Save the climate by turning methane into carbon dioxide!!!

Guest no schist Sherlock by David Middleton Stanford News Service MAY 20, 2019Stanford researchers outline vision for profitable climate change solution A seemingly counterintuitive approach – converting one greenhouse gas into another – holds promise for returning the atmosphere to pre-industrial concentrations of methane, a powerful driver of global warming. BY ROB JORDAN Stanford Woods…

The Trouble With Carbon Taxes: Lessons For Asian Policymakers

By, Tilak Doshi Energy I analyze energy economics and related public policy issues. As some of the world’s largest carbon emitters, the major emerging Asian economies such as China, India and Indonesia as well as the developed countries Japan and South Korea have been under pressure in international climate change forums to adopt carbon pricing.…