Coal-Fired Australia, Buffeted by Climate Change, Enacts Carbon Tax

Australia, a nation with enormous coal deposits and one of the world’s highest per capita¬† carbon emissions, is implementing an aggressive tax on carbon in response to dramatic climate changes impacting the country. Soaring temperatures have amplified droughts, floods, and wildfires, while increased carbon uptake by the ocean has degraded the Great Barrier Reef.
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