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2012-07-17 23:02:30

As Consumers Fear Power Bill Hike from Carbon Tax, Everest Electrical Enhances Services to Help Public Save on Energy Costs Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) July 17,

NASA Expert Speaks On Coal-fired Power Plants, Climate Change
2012-04-11 10:14:05

A leading climate change scientist at NASA is urging the United Kingdom to cease building coal-fired power plants, and is calling for a worldwide tax on all carbon emissions, to tackle the climate change fight head-on.

Image 1 - Reduction In Carbon Emissions Attributed To Cheaper Natural Gas
2012-02-28 04:28:11

Lower emission from power plants in 2009 was driven by competitive pricing of natural gas versus coal.

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2011-07-11 09:30:00

The Australian government announced a new tax on carbon emissions for the worst polluters in the country, beginning in 2012.

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2011-06-05 08:35:00

Climate researchers from Australian National University have been rushed to a secure location after reportedly receiving death threats.

2011-02-22 16:41:08

Although policymakers believe the regressiveness of pollution taxes can be offset by returning revenue to the low paid through a reduced labor tax, that approach may not work, and also could have the unintended consequence of shrinking some workers' overall real net wages.

2011-01-06 12:50:12

For global warming policy, the 2009 United Nations Climate Change Conference (Copenhagen Summit) was a major disappointment. Designed to negotiate a successor to the Kyoto Protocol, which expires in 2012, the Summit concluded without a binding agreement because of deep divisions on the distribution of emissions reductions and costs.

2010-09-27 17:42:51

Electric cars hold greater promise for reducing emissions and lowering U.S. oil imports than a national renewable portfolio standard.

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2010-07-07 10:13:11

Two Rice University researchers are calling on policymakers to encourage the transition from coal-based electricity production to a system based on natural gas through a carbon tax.


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