TITLE

Sharing the carbon price pain

AUTHOR(S)
Mullins, Michael
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Eureka Street;7/29/2011, Vol. 21 Issue 14, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author focuses on the challenges encountered by the Federal Government in dealing with carbon emission prevention in Australia. The author mentions how the government faced its dilemma in dealing with carbon pricing scheme due to political issue and implemented tax cuts. The author also denotes other problems encountered by authorities such as incentives and compensation for the environmental cause.
ACCESSION #
67257705

 

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