According to Environment Canada, to meet our Paris treaty commitments Canada needs a carbon tax of up to $300 per tonne of greenhouse gases.
cap and trade
Taxes already account for approximately 35 per cent of the price at the pump.
On personal income taxes, Albertans have been hit twice in recent months by provincial and federal tax hikes.
Planned tax will not significantly offset predicted future global warming.
Ontario’s plan will take even more money away from already heavily-taxed consumers and businesses.