TT Epaper
The Telegraph
 
IN TODAY'S PAPER
WEEKLY FEATURES
CITIES AND REGIONS
ARCHIVES
Since 1st March, 1999
 
THE TELEGRAPH
 
 
CIMA Gallary
Email This Page
Pollution tax

Canberra, July 10 (Reuters): Australia today unveiled its most sweeping economic reform in decades with a plan to tax carbon emissions, reviving hopes of stronger global climate action with the largest emissions trade scheme outside Europe. About 500 companies, including steel and aluminium manufacturers would have to pay 23 Australian dollars ($24.70) per tonne carbon tax from next year.

Top
Email This Page
 
 
" "