California, Here We Come

Sightline Daily

Editor’s note: Washington’s Carbon Emissions Reduction Taskforce is weighing alternative carbon-pricing proposals. Recently , Yoram Bauman presented the case for Washington to adopt a BC-style carbon tax swap. The good news is that Washington State may be getting serious about a price on carbon. The market will seek out the lowest-cost ways to cut pollution in both states, resulting in a lower overall carbon price than either state would get on its own.