In Election 2015, which party has it right on global warming? – The Globe and Mail

Posted: August 23, 2015 in Canadian Politics, Economy, Elections, Environment

The party that has been the clearest is the Green Party. Leader Elizabeth May’s platform promises something close to the B.C. model. The Greens call it a “carbon fee and dividend system.” A carbon tax would be levied on fossil fuels at source. The Greens make no bones about who would ultimately pay the tax: consumers. Raising the price of carbon-laden goods, thereby giving people an incentive to change their behaviour, is the point.

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