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Canada should adopt an emissions tax to fund green energy research: CD Howe Institute

Geoffrey Morgan / September 7, 2016

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Canada should adopt an emissions tax to fund green energy research: CD Howe Institute

CALGARY – To avoid wasting clean-technology research and development funding, the Canadian government should adopt a carbon price and encourage other countries to follow suit, a new report from the CD Howe Institute argues. The report, published Tuesday, notes that Ottawa has earmarked $2 billion for the Low Carbon Economy Trust, the Ontario government has pledged…

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