French PM signals end to carbon tax p...

French PM signals end to carbon tax plan -lawmakers

There are 2 comments on the Corporate Social Responsibility News story from Mar 24, 2010, titled French PM signals end to carbon tax plan -lawmakers. In it, Corporate Social Responsibility News reports that:

Prime Minister Francois Fillon signalled an end to France's drive to introduce a domestic tax on carbon dioxide emissions, telling lawmakers on Tuesday French companies would suffer if the government tried to go it alone.

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“Your Own Peace Prize Inside”

Since: Mar 07

Hyannis, Mass

#1 Mar 24, 2010
First germany, now the frence - People are starting to wake up to the truth...
That man can do very little significantly to create or fix the condition...
Earthling

Hellín, Spain

#2 Mar 24, 2010
As most power generation in France is nuclear, I'm left wondering why a carbon tax was ever considered, apart from the fact that it's an easy way of raising revenue.

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