Building a Green Economy: On the Economics of Carbon Pricing and the Transition to Clean, Renewable Fuels

[Joseph Robertson] é Building a Green Economy: On the Economics of Carbon Pricing and the Transition to Clean, Renewable Fuels ì Download Online eBook or Kindle ePUB. Building a Green Economy: On the Economics of Carbon Pricing and the Transition to Clean, Renewable Fuels A gradual move to clean energy, but is the climate shifting faster than new energy systems are getting built? according to Chad M. I read this e-book in combination by a similar one, Getting Energy Prices Right by Parry, Lis, and Li. This book is decidedly more optimistic than Parrys, however, both titles conclude that minor and affordable carbon fuel taxes will lead to a gradual, multi-decade shift to clean energy. I am not satisfied with such a conclusion because it is one that would only

Building a Green Economy: On the Economics of Carbon Pricing and the Transition to Clean, Renewable Fuels

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Rating : 4.60 (844 Votes)
Asin : B004XNXF02
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Number of Pages : 263 Pages
Publish Date : 2013-04-17
Language : English

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"A gradual move to clean energy, but is the climate shifting faster than new energy systems are getting built?" according to Chad M. I read this e-book in combination by a similar one, "Getting Energy Prices Right" by Parry, Lis, and Li. This book is decidedly more optimistic than Parry's, however, both titles conclude that minor and affordable carbon fuel taxes will lead to a gradual, multi-decade shift to clean energy. I am not satisfied with such a conclusion because it is one that would only slow but not stop a shift to a "hot state" climate like the ancient Eocene Era. The author recommends a tax that is politically and economically palatable, or Parry describes it, a "corrective" tax. As a minor tax, designed to slowly shift incentives in fa

This report explains how this transition can be achieved quickly and without negatively impacting the personal wealth of the average American household.. Securing the nation’s economy and environment against the corrosive impacts of burning carbon-based fuels requires a concerted nationwide effort, rooted in sound policy and bold incentives, to steer the nation’s energy markets toward more sustainable, clean and renewable resources for power generation

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