Scientists and economists agree: Putting an increasing price on pollution and giving the returns to households – works.
A steadily increasing price on fossil fuels will reduce pollution. It leads companies and consumers to choose cleaner, cheaper options. All the money collected is returned fairly every month to citizens as a dividend. Most low and middle income families will be better off. A border adjustment protects our economy and drives global adoption. Other benefits include: cleaner air; more jobs and reduced government spending due to policy alignment.
The volunteers from Citizens’ Climate Lobby Europe urge European legislators to quickly implement effective climate policy.