Full Title: Carbon Pricing Proposals in the 116th Congress
Author(s): Jason Ye
Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions
Publication Date: September 16, 2020
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There are various market-based approaches to pricing carbon (e.g. carbon tax, cap and trade, and a clean energy standard). All of these can reduce emissions cost-effectively while driving clean energy innovation. This factsheet compares eleven carbon tax and cap-and-dividend proposals introduced in the 116th Congress (2019–2020).