March 29, 2020March 29, 2020Read more
There are two elements of the federal carbon pricing policy:
1. A charge on fossil fuels that is generally payable by fuel producers or distributors
2. For businesses and industries that qualify, they will enroll in an Output-based Carbon Pricing System. They will pay a carbon price based on their…
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…
August 3, 2016August 3, 2016Read more
In July, MP Jonathan Wilkinson asked CCL Vancouver member Marlo Firme to convince his parents to get active on climate change. Marlo wrote a letter to his parents and also sent it to MP Wilkinson. MP Wilkinson sent a message back saying it was great message for parents….
June 4, 2016June 4, 2016Read more
Ottawa, ON: On June 6 and June 7, 2016, thirty-one Canadians will converge on Parliament Hill with the objective of delivering this message to parliamentarians: put a nationally integrated price on carbon pollution that returns the revenue to households, and Canada can lower heat-trapping emissions while adding…
May 16, 2016May 16, 2016Read more
SUDBURY, ON – Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) Canada has launched an e-petition to Parliament, sponsored by Nathaniel Erskine-Smith, MP Beaches-East York, calling upon the Canadian Parliament to implement a national revenue neutral carbon tax, called carbon fee-and-dividend.