CPRS: a suicide note for the planet

March 2009
Green Left Weekly;3/18/2009, Issue 787, p11
The article presents a statement which was released by Climate Action Canberra in response to the proposed Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS) of the Australian government. It mentions that the CPRS, which is an emission trading scheme of the Australian government, will be introduced in 2010 but was not yet made into law. It cites several problems concerning the passage of the CPRS into the parliament including the weak target, free permits for dirty industries and tax for people.


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