CARBON TAX

CARBON TAX

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  1. Heart of the Matter podcast thumbnail
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    Talking about the Madrid climate talks, what happened and what’s next?

    Two weeks of UN climate talks in Madrid left many wanting. Was it all doom and gloom? What can youth passionate about climate change learn from ...
  2. Singapore's elite are increasingly nervous about the unrest in rival financial hub Hong Kong

    Commentary: The merits of Singapore’s new carbon trading marketplace

    Climate Impact X is a welcome addition to the country’s climate action initiatives that provide new economic opportunities, help price discovery ...
  3. Green Campus

    Commentary: Singapore's oil and gas sector should embrace transition to a green future with confidence

    The oil and gas industry faces significant pressures to transform with over a century of operational history, but Singapore is well-positioned to ...
  4. Singapore plans a carbon tax on facilities such as petrochemical plants

    In pushing for climate policy, Louis Ng recognises need for trade-offs and to cushion impact on businesses

    The chairman of the Government Parliamentary Committee (GPC) on Sustainability and the Environment pushed a major motion on climate change in ...
  5. China's rebound from the Covid-19 pandemic has been driven by energy intensive industries such

    Commentary: Is there a fairer way to help emerging markets decarbonise?

    An enhanced carbon tax regime could be one source of sustainable funding, but the problem is too urgent to wait for this to fall into place, says ...
  6. carbon emissions

    Commentary: Why we need the opposite of a carbon tax to reduce emissions

    Despite its apparent simplicity, the accomplishments of carbon taxes over the last decade have been underwhelming, says an observer.
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    Commentary: The Green New Deal from Alexandria Ocasia-Cortez isn’t so crazy after all

    The transition to a carbon-neutral economy is bound to make us worse off before it makes us better off and the most vulnerable segments of society ...
  8. Singapore plans a carbon tax on facilities such as petrochemical plants

    Commentary: Carbon tax a conscientious approach for a sustainable future

    Where the announced carbon tax rate at Budget 2018 has seen a downward revision from a previously mentioned range, two experts discuss the merits ...