The Canadian Press

2015-04-13 | Ont Que Cap and Trade

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Premier Kathleen Wynne says Ontario will adopt a so-called cap-and-trade system to put a price on carbon and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Wynne knows her critics are going to call it a tax, but says the important point is that the province is taking action to deal with climate change. (Wynne admits gasoline prices will rise up to 3.5-cents a litre after Ontario adopts the cap-and-trade plan.)

Date: 2015-04-13
Placeline: TORONTO.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << call it carbon pricing cap-and-trade a market mechanism or I believe it's misleading but if you must go ahead and call it a tax most of us will not be fooled because for most of us the label is not what's important what's important is that we make progress >>