Alberta’s UCP wins election, ending NDP carbon tax and setting up another Canadian climate policy showdown

Published 07:22 on April 17, 2019  /  Last updated at 00:17 on April 18, 2019  /  Americas, Canada, Carbon Taxes  /  No Comments

Alberta's United Conservative Party (UCP) and leader Jason Kenney were elected in a landslide victory in the Canadian province on Tuesday, ending the ruling NDP's two-year old carbon pricing programme and setting up multiple battles with the federal government over the party's pledged climate policy rollbacks.

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