January 2010
Deakin Law Review;2010, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p99
Academic Journal
The article focuses on carbon tax and emission trading scheme (ETS). It mentions that carbon tax and ETS are two laws which have been implemented in Australia in order to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emission. It reports that with the carbon tax the industries are looking for emission free alternatives to produce goods. It further discusses the effect of implementation of the law in Canada.


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