Canada Carbon Tax

What Did Harper To Do To Upset The World This Time?

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

Canada's Harper government is facing criticism after congratulating the government of Australia for ending its carbon tax. Paul Calandra, par...

Mark Carney's Wife Hits Out At Tories Over ‘Tax On Everything'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.17.2013 | Canada Business

Diana Carney, the wife of Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney, has made some thinly-veiled criticisms of the Harper government’s environmental recor...

Redford's Stance On A Carbon Tax

CP | Dean Bennett, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.19.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Amidst rising rhetoric over the Keystone XL pipeline, Alberta Premier Alison Redford clarified Tuesday that she isn't urging the federal go...

Tories Choosing Politics Over Reason For Carbon Policies?

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Conservative government has politicized its policy options at a time when harmonized federal and provincial carbon policies are needed to...

Another Emission

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.23.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Environment Minister Peter Kent is attempting to put some heft behind the Conservatives' climate-change talking points that have driven Parli...

Forget Harper And Mulcair's Claims — Carbon Reduction Has A Price

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Any measure to reduce carbon emissions has a price — regardless of what Stephen Harper or Tom Mulcair has to say.Whether it be a cap-and-tr...

Is It Time For A National Carbon Tax?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.15.2012 | Canada Business

The debate over carbon taxes in Canada exploded this week, with a taxpayers’ group calling for an end to British Columbia’s first-of-its-kind tax ...

John Baird Should be Raked Over the (Carbon Tax) Coals

Mark Crowley | Posted 07.28.2012 | Canada Politics
Mark Crowley

It's rare that a government accused of undervaluing science and making policy decisions based on predetermined outcomes, rather than rational analysis, comes straight out and admits that's how they function. But recently, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird did exactly that in relation to carbon taxes.

Canada's Only Carbon Tax Up In The Air

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.15.2012 | Canada Politics

VICTORIA - Environment Minister Terry Lake says the Liberal government is reviewing the future of its groundbreaking carbon tax, including ideas to ca...