Carbon tax around the world

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/national-affairs/china-to-tax-carbon-by-2015/story-fn59niix-1226238633181 China has announced a carbon tax for 2015 at the equivalent of $1.55 per tonne compared to Australia’s $23 per tonne. Given the size of China’s population compared to Australia’s this is absurd.

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4 thoughts on “Carbon tax around the world

    • The argument we can’t act because others won’t, means no-one does. It depends on the weight you attach to climate change. Someone has to take a lead.

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