Making a fair deal on carbon

Publication name: 
Boston Globe
Author: 
Stephen Chu
Release Date: 
January 15, 2016

Former Sectreatary of Energy Chu is one of a number of Republican and Democratic officials, scientists and economists calling for a revenue neutral carbon tax to address climate change.  He notes, " No new bureaucracies should be created to return the proceeds, and refund mechanisms can be done through decreases in withholding, or payroll, taxes."