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Carbon Pricing

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Carbon Pricing News

British Columbia votes to increase carbon tax to $50/ton in next four year (Reuters)

Climate Justice Groups and Big Oil Agree On Climate Dividends (Huffington Post)

Leading economists say carbon tax is vital to meeting climate change goals (CleanTechnica)

At least 5 states proposing their own carbon pricing bills (Washington Post)

New report: Global carbon price needed to prevent dangerous global warming (The Climate Group)

Electricity analysts and generators support carbon pricing (Utility Dive)

California now considering adding a dividend to their cap and trade program (E&E News)

More and more states pushing for state-level carbon tax (Huffington Post)

Conservative support for a carbon tax is growing (Bloomberg)

Leading climate scientist James Hansen supports a carbon tax (Triple Pundit)

Added benefit of taxing carbon: reducing trade deficit with China (Bloomberg)

How a carbon dividend can slow fossil-fuel use (Washington Post)

Should the Republican-backed carbon tax be higher? Yes. (The Guardian)

Why republicans are all about a carbon tax and dividend (Fortune) 

Conservative case for a carbon tax (NY Times)

Republicans propose national carbon tax (Washington Post)

Rhode Island to be first state with a carbon tax? (ecoRI News)

Exxon's position on carbon tax is inconsistent at best (Environmental and Energy News)

A national carbon tax is the best way to reach environmental justice objectives and curb climate change (UC Berkeley Energy Institute)

Carbon tax will benefit poor people (Fox News)

Companies already incorporating carbon price into their investment plans (Quartz)

Salt Lake City introducing carbon tax bill! (Good4Utah)

Canadian oil companies in favor of carbon tax (CBC News) 

Berkeley economist explains why environmentalists voted against the environment (Berkeley Energy Institute) 

The political future of a carbon tax (Niskanen Center)

Elon Musk supports a carbon tax (Business Insider)

One of the most important economists in the world thinks a carbon tax is a great idea (Business Insider)

I-732 is a bipartisan solution to climate change (Seattle Times)