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Dec 31, 2019
Narendra Modi's office proposes carbon tax waiver; move to make coal more competitive with solar, wind energyThe PMO has proposed waiving the carbon tax of Rs 400 ($5.61) per tonne that was levied on the production and import of coal
Oct 11, 2019
Hefty carbon tax in 10 years or fewer will limit dangers of climate change due to emissions: IMFCoal prices would likely triple, and electricity bills would shoot up by 30 percent or more, but it would go a long way in cutting emissions.
Feb 22, 2019
Marrying climate change and financial sustainability: The curious and troubling case of coal in India - IICoal’s viability is a fight with Economics and Climate ranged on one side vs Democratic realities and Financial stability on the another.
Feb 21, 2019
Marrying climate change and financial sustainability: The curious and troubling case of coal in India - IMore than three quarters of India’s electricity is generated by burning coal. The international community would prefer the better part of India’s coal to stay below ground. Indian development enthusiasts would beg to differ. In the stridency of their arguments, the nuances that could lead to a solution — of both climate and finance — can perhaps be missed.
Dec 12, 2018
France's carbon tax sparked gilets jaunes protests, but popular climate policy is possibleThe demonstrators in yellow jackets have rallied around one particular government policy: a looming hike in fuel taxes in France.
Feb 28, 2015
Budget 2015: Jaitley puts India on green road to development, bonus for electric carsJaitley said that the government is launching a scheme for faster adoption and manufacturing of electric vehicles.
Jun 23, 2014
Australian PM Abbott introduces bill to repeal carbon taxPrime Minister Tony Abbott reintroduced legislation to the Australian Parliament on Monday that would repeal a carbon tax that the nation's worst greenhouse gas polluters have to pay.
Oct 17, 2013
EU may charge carbon tax on foreign airlines in its airspaceThe International Air Transport Association (IATA), which represents some 240 global airlines, issued a statement expressing "concern and surprise" at the proposal from the EU executive.
Feb 20, 2013
China to impose carbon tax to protect environmentChina, the world's largest carbon emitter, on Wednesday said it will introduce a set of new taxation policies designed to preserve environment, including a tax on carbon dioxide emissions.
Mar 22, 2012
'Imposition of carbon tax on Indian airlines doesn't arise''Though the EU has directed Indian carriers to submit emission details of their aircraft by March 31, 2012, no Indian carrier is submitting them in view of the position of the government.' said Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh.