Posts Tagged ‘Carbon tax’

Reduce U.S. Carbon Emissions To Zero, And The Temperature Decrease By 2100 Will Be Undetectable

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Source:  Forbes  climate_changed_reconsidered

by Pat Michaels

A year ago former Republican congressman Bob Inglis famously predicted the facts on global warming will “overwhelm” GOP resistance to climate change action, and alter the party’s stance.  In response, he proposed a carbon tax.

Thanks to this, we provide you with a calculator that may overwhelm the entire notion.  It’s our handy-dandy temperature savings calculator.  Mr. Inglis insists that his carbon tax will be “revenue neutral,” meaning, in toto, it will do nothing to the taxpayers’ bottom line.  Our calculator will show you that his tax also does nothing about global warming. (more…)

A Dark Day in Australia

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

Source:  No Frakking Consensus

November 8, 2011

In my corner of the world it’s the 8th of November, 2011. On this date across the ocean in Australia something terrible happened (it’s already November 9th there now).

A minority government led by Julia Gillard passed 18 pieces of legislation that, collectively, ushered in a brand new, nationwide carbon tax. This is the same Gillard who, on the eve of a national election in 2010 made a clear, unequivocal statement:

I rule out a carbon tax. [backup link here] (more…)