Businesses and governments call for global carbon price in bid 'to prevent dangerous warming'

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200 organisations are calling for an expansion of carbon pricing worldwide
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200 organisations are calling for an expansion of carbon pricing worldwide

Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition of more than 200 organisations calls for expansion of carbon pricing to cover 25 per cent of total emissions by 2020

A group of more than 200 businesses and governments have called for the introduction of a worldwide carbon pricing system in order to "safeguard the future of the global economy and prevent dangerous levels...

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