Australian news, and some related international items

Carbon tax: companies will act to save money by polluting less

Tax a chance to lead on pollution Matt Johnston : Herald Sun June 25, A TAX on the carbon dioxide that big businesses pump into the atmosphere is designed to clean up Australia’s environment.

The $23-a-tonne “price tag” on pollution, which starts on July 1, is an incentive for companies to pollute less, because then they will pay less.    – subscription only

June 24, 2012 - Posted by | General News

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: