Fri, Aug 22, 2014
A A A
Welcome kbr175@gmail.com
RSS

Commodities Briefing - Categorized | Environmental Trading more

Abbott on carbon trading: ‘non-delivery of an invisible substance to no one’

Posted on 16 July 2013

Minister calls opposition leader ‘an economic illiterate and a climate change denier’ after he attacks emissions schemes. Tony Abbott has branded emissions trading a “so-called market” that deals in an “invisible substance”, carbon dioxide, as the Coalition digs in politically ahead of Labor’s looming overhaul of its clean energy package.
Emissions trading is an internationally recognised market-based mechanism for reducing carbon pollution, and was the policy of the previous Howard government before it lost the election in 2007, but the opposition leader declared on Monday that carbon markets were not true markets because they traded an “invisible substance”………………………………………..Full Article: Source


 Article link

This post was written by:

VRS - who has written 36568 posts on Opalesque Commodities Briefing.


Contact the author

Comments are closed.

August 2014
S M T W T F S
« Jul    
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31