TITLE

`Slitting the economy's throat.'

AUTHOR(S)
Koch, George
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;10/21/96, Vol. 23 Issue 45, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes how environmental groups in Canada have been pressuring the government of Prime Minister Jean Chretien for a carbon tax on fossil fuel production. Aim of the green campaign to force large-scale reductions in emissions of carbon dioxide; Rejection by federal Natural Resources Minister Anne McLellan of the Sierra Club's chief demand; Why McLellan's comments did not ease industry fears; Costs to Canadian companies.
ACCESSION #
9611157722

 

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