Monday, 22 August 2011

Feebates - Sam Carana's vision for a sustainable economy

"Feebates are the most effective way to facilitate the shift towards a sustainable economy"

"Feebates are proposed to facilitate a shift away from fossil fuel toward clean energy. Furthermore, fees are proposed on livestock products, nitrogen fertilizers, Portland cement and similar products with high emissions, to finance rebates on methods that can remove large amounts of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, such as biochar burial and olivine grinding..."

1 comment:

Trlahh said...

Fredric Wiebe provides a detailed critique on this feebate vision here in the biochar policy discussion group...