27 Jul '17, 1pm

Senators Pitch Carbon Tax Legislation

Senators Pitch Carbon Tax Legislation

As the nation and the world swelter through another year of extraordinary heat , storms, drought and disrupted weather, Senators Sheldon Whitehouse and Brian Schatz introduced carbon fee legislation Wednesday to help curb the heat-trapping pollution that drives this dangerous climate disruption. Representatives Earl Blumenauer and David Cicilline are introducing companion legislation in the House of Representatives. Their bill, the "American Opportunity Carbon Fee Act," would stop America's carbon polluters from using our atmosphere as a free dump for their gaseous garbage. Mauna Loa Observatory, NOAA By charging fossil fuel producers and industrial polluters a rising fee per ton of carbon dioxide and other heat-trapping pollutants, this legislation would complement the Clean Air Act and our energy laws, help meet our climate protection obligations, spur clean energy innov...

Full article: https://www.ecowatch.com/american-opportunity-carbon-fee-...

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