New natural gas power plants to pay carbon tax on all emissions by 2030

OTTAWA – The federal government is increasing the carbon tax on new natural-gas plants to discourage power companies fromĀ building them. The change is part of final regulations for the government’s carbon-tax system for big industrial greenhouse-gas emitters which were released Friday. It means any natural gas plant that starts operating after 2021 will have to … Continue reading New natural gas power plants to pay carbon tax on all emissions by 2030