30.10.2008 - Australia's opposition seeks postponment of carbon trading plan
From Radioaustralia.net.au: The Australian opposition says the government must delay the release of its plans for an emissions trading scheme, until the effects of the global financial crisis have been considered. The government is releasing the Treasury Department's economic modelling on the ETS today, but it does not take into account the recent global economic downturn.The opposition's emissions trading spokesman, Andrew Robb, says it would be grossly irresponsible for the government to press ahead with its carbon trading plans at the moment..... Full Article: Source