August 11, 2019
January 26, 2018January 26, 2018Read more
We learned an important term: compensating variation. Simply, you do something bad to people then you do something good to them to put them back in the same place they were before with different prices. More specifically to taxes, you change the price with a tax and then you…
January 19, 2018January 19, 2018Read more
In an interview with the Canadian Press PM Trudeau expressed his preference that there be carbon rebates directly to people in holdout provinces making the Canadian federal backstop carbon pricing program potentially the first carbon fee and dividend system enacted in the world!
September 15, 2017September 15, 2017Read more
The predictability of the BC carbon tax hike is key to de-risking clean tech adoption. De-risking is exactly what it sounds like: as fossil fuels become steadily more expensive, clean tech will become a predictably less risky investment. That will encourage more clean tech adoption and continue to drive down emissions.
April 12, 2017April 12, 2017Read more
Sudbury ON: Climate change is real, it is us, it is bad and there is hope. Where is the hope? It is a solvable problem. Pricing carbon pollution is key and we don’t have to burden the taxpayer. Canadians need to know that our country’s current greenhouse…
September 21, 2016September 21, 2016Read more
If Canada’s national carbon price is truly effective in preserving a liveable world, this could be a historic moment and a time to celebrate. CCL wishes the Minister godspeed and we want her to know we have her back on carbon pricing.