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How Much Will The Carbon Tax Affect Global Temperatures?

19 Oct

Every now and then, you see, in a comment thread, someone ask “by how much will Australia’s Carbon Tax reduce temperatures?”

I am presuming that the people who ask this question are skeptical that the tax will do any good. They think the answer is “zero”. It turns out it’s not.

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The Carbon Tax Debate

12 Oct
The Carbon Tax Debate

The Carbon Tax Debate

Australia’s Carbon Tax legislation has passed through the lower house. It’s now almost inevitable that it will become law, and Australia will have implemented a price on Carbon by 2012.

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Carbon Tax Nonsense

12 Jul

The Australian government recently announced their Carbon Tax plan – a tax of $23 per tonne of CO2 pollution applied to about 500 big companies, and compensation in the form of tax breaks and family assistance for low-income households.

There’s a lot of nonsense about the tax going around in the media and social media. Here’s my take on some of it.

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