Obama May Levy Carbon Tax to Cut U.S. Deficit, HSBC Says

Matthew Carr Bloomberg 11/7/2012

Barack Obama may consider introducing a tax on carbon emissions to help cut the U.S. budget deficit after winning a second term as president, according to HSBC Holdings Plc.

A tax starting at $20 a metric ton of carbon dioxide equivalent and rising at about 6 percent a year could raise […]

Carbon Trade Ends on Quiet Death of Chicago Climate Exchange

Republican mid-term election joy deals financial uncertainty among green investors as the Chicago Climate Exchange announces the end of U.S. carbon trading.

John O’Sullivan Suite101.com 11/7/2010

The Chicago Climate Exchange (CCX) announced on October 21, 2010 that it will cease carbon trading this year. However, Steve Milloy reporting on Pajamasmedia.com (November 6, 2010) finds this […]

The $10 Trillion Climate Fraud

Investor’s Business Daily 4/28/2010

Cap-And-Trade: While senators froth over Goldman Sachs and derivatives, a climate trading scheme being run out of the Chicago Climate Exchange would make Bernie Madoff blush. Its trail leads to the White House.

Al Gore is co-founder of an investment management firm that is now the fifth-largest shareholder in […]