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International airlines will be charged for carbon emissions, EU court rules

Source: Guardian Europe‘s highest court gave unreserved backing on Wednesday to a hotly contested EU law charging airlines for carbon emissions on flights to and from Europe, a decision likely to escalate tensions with the United States and other trading … Continue reading

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IMF, World Bank eye global carbon tax on fuels

Source: SMH The World Bank and IMF are proposing global carbon taxes on aviation and ship fuels in developed economies – including Australia –  to help reduce carbon dioxide emissions, according to a draft proposal seen by AFP on Friday. … Continue reading

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