Australia press: Business push to end fixed-price carbon tax early

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: News

Australian business has called for the government to move straight to a floating price on carbon. They say the fall in the European price has put Australian industry at a disadvantage, with the carbon price fixed at A$23/t, and set to rise to A$24.15/t on July 1 (until 2015).

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