31 May '13, 9pm

Beijing adding pollution tax to #gas prices by next year via @AutoblogGreen #Energy #Pollution

All governments never miss an opportunity to tax its people. China is no exception. With advent of mass hysteria over 'global warming' the governments around the globe have exploited the popular dogma by imposing taxes and regulations. Of course, they are following on the heel of the cap-and-trade brokers, the principal instigator and financier of this bogus environmental theory. The dirtiest source of China's air pollution is the personal use of coal to heat homes, not from auto emission. During the winter, the Chinese buys cubes of compressed coal to fuel their heating furnace as not all residences have natural gas or electric heating system. The result is akin to a million Americans having a smokiest 4th of July backyard BBQ.

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2013/05/31/beijing-adding-pollu...

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