Australian brown coal generators snare bulk of $1 bln carbon grants | Reuters
Australia's three biggest polluting brown coal-fired electricity generators will share A$760 million ($780 million) in government cash grants to help them adjust to a price on carbon, Australia's Climate Change Department said on Friday. The money comes from A$1 billion set aside to help coal-fired power stations curb greenhouse gas emissions, with the money to be paid ahead of the A$23 a tonne carbon price which starts from July 1.
29 Mar 2012 10:42
The European Commission illegally imposed emissions caps on Poland and Estonia from 2008 to 2012, Eu…