Ireland to set out pathway, safeguards for quadrupling of fossil fuel carbon tax

Published 17:31 on March 29, 2019  /  Last updated at 01:04 on June 18, 2019  /  Carbon Taxes, EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

Ireland should quadruple its domestic carbon tax on fossil fuels to €80/tonne by 2030, a cross-party government committee has determined as part of its proposed strategy to help the country hits its climate targets and reach net-zero emissions by mid-century.

Ireland should quadruple its domestic carbon tax on fossil fuels to €80/tonne by 2030, a cross-party government committee has determined as part of its proposed strategy to help the country hits its climate targets and reach net-zero emissions by mid-century.

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