What is a price on carbon?

Published on 20 September 2018 in Factsheet

Governments, NGOs and leading businesses are increasingly calling for the introduction of a financial cost of carbon to help target and drive reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

All carbon pricing systems are underpinned by the “polluter pays” principle, whereby the wider social and environmental impacts of climate change and environmental degradation are shifted away from those who may directly experience the impact back to the source of the pollution

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