Posts tagged with ‘World Bank’

Posts tagged with ‘World Bank’

  • LASER TALK: Carbon Pricing Around the World Updated

    October 11, 2020

    In the June 2020 paper Carbon Pricing Efficacy: Cross-Country Evidence, researchers used data from 142 countries over a period of two decades. They determined that the average annual growth rate of CO2 emissions from fuel combustion has been around 2 percentage points lower in countries that have had a carbon price…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • MEDIA RELEASE: The Solution is Border Tax Adjustments Premier Wall

    December 12, 2016

    Saskatchewan Premier Wall has expressed concerns about industries uprooting to the U.S. to avoid paying the carbon tax. This can be avoided by imposing a border tax adjustment. A carbon tax on imported carbon intensive goods like steel and cement will level the playing field for carbon-intense and trade…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • LASER TALK: The FASTER Principles

    May 11, 2016

    Canada, Alberta, Ontario, Quebec, British Columbia and the Northwest Territories are founding partners of the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition. Partners all agree the world needs to be price carbon fairly, effectively and efficiently, as soon as possible. The FASTER principles developed by the World Bank and OECD…

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