Difference between revisions of "Carbon tax"

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|Component=Energy conversion; Energy demand;
 
|Component=Energy conversion; Energy demand;
 
|Description=This measure is usually enacted at an economy-wide level, but it has a very strong influence on the choices in the power system. One reason is that relatively low energy taxes are usually enacted at the moment on power system feedstock. Secondly, there are several competitive alternatives in the power system. Finally, the choices in the power system are usually rather price sensitive.
 
|Description=This measure is usually enacted at an economy-wide level, but it has a very strong influence on the choices in the power system. One reason is that relatively low energy taxes are usually enacted at the moment on power system feedstock. Secondly, there are several competitive alternatives in the power system. Finally, the choices in the power system are usually rather price sensitive.
|Keyword=Economics; Energy
 
 
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Revision as of 14:13, 7 March 2014

Description: This measure is usually enacted at an economy-wide level, but it has a very strong influence on the choices in the power system. One reason is that relatively low energy taxes are usually enacted at the moment on power system feedstock. Secondly, there are several competitive alternatives in the power system. Finally, the choices in the power system are usually rather price sensitive.
Is implemented in: Energy conversion, Energy demand


Associated policy response component

Component: Air pollution and energy policies
Page: Air pollution and energy policies/Policy issues

Effects of this policy intervention on components