Letter to the editor by Ed Cullen
A recent CDT opinion piece reported that over a dozen major oil, manufacturing and energy companies have promised to lobby Congress for a carbon tax on fossil fuels. An important component of their position is that federal legislation would be preferable to a patchwork of local laws that would make compliance more difficult and expensive.
Researchers from Columbia University and the Rhodium Group recently published a study of the economic and climate effects of the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act (HR 763).
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