OFFICIAL CORRECTION: Colombia to propose carbon tax on coal in March -report

Published 21:53 on February 23, 2021  /  Last updated at 15:34 on February 25, 2021  /  Americas, Carbon Taxes, South & Central  /  No Comments

The Colombian government next month will introduce legislation to impose a CO2 tax on coal-fired power, expanding the reach of the country’s existing $5/tonne carbon fee, a media outlet reported Tuesday.

*Corrects the rate of the proposed carbon tax on coal to 47,000 pesos, as reported by Argus* 

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