Fossil fuel aid drastically skews carbon pricing impact, study finds from UK example

Published 17:48 on February 22, 2019  /  Last updated at 18:02 on February 22, 2019  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, Carbon Taxes, EMEA, EU ETS, International  /  No Comments

Fossil fuel subsidies can drastically skew the overall impact of carbon pricing, according to new research that found the UK transport sector facing an net impact of more than £200/tCO2 (€230, $260) while some EU ETS-covered sectors face only £2.

Fossil fuel subsidies can drastically skew the overall impact of carbon pricing, according to new research that found the UK transport sector facing an net impact of more than £200/tCO2 (€230, $260) while some EU ETS-covered sectors face only £2.

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