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green tax

n
any tax imposed with the aim of regulating activity in a way that benefits the environment
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Green Tax also termed as ecotax, environmental tax, carbon tax and pollution tax is levied on consumers or industries that directly or indirectly inflict damage to the environment.
He said there are more than a hundred 'green tax' options available to governments for applying the 'polluter pays' principle, including air pollution, energy, food production inputs, fossil fuels, metals and minerals, traffic, waste, and water etc.
He said there were more than a hundred 'green tax' options available to governments for applying the 'polluter pays' principle, including air pollution, energy, food production inputs, fossil fuels, metals and minerals, traffic, waste, and water.
The price cut, which will apply to Model S, Model X and Model 3 cars, is in response to a reduction in green tax credits.Tesla said it delivered 90,700 vehicles in the three months to December.Its shares fell by about 8% at the start of US trading.
The 'green tax' levied on electricity consumption will almost triple next year, in order to pay for a e1/413 million shortfall in the renewable energy source (RES) fund, House commerce committee chairman Angelos Votsis said on Tuesday.
The investigation team aboard an empty commercial truck crossed Delhi- Noida toll point on the DND Expressway on January 5 by just paying ` 800 instead of the total fee of ` 1,870 which includes the green tax.
If both VAT and those green taxes were removed from bills for, say, the next five years, the saving to the ordinary consumer would be 15per cent, 10 per cent from green tax and 5 per cent VAT.
The used political variable in the model is the green tax index.
We look forward to developing valuable course content related to green tax incentives, depreciation, and new abandonment rules as well as our other areas of knowledge.”
Shimla, Feb.21 ( ANI ): Civic authorities in Shimla have imposed a green tax on non-state vehicles, with an aim to cut down traffic congestion in the region.
a uniform green tax. If, for instance, the government imposes a tax of 30 euros per ton of C[O.sub.2], it would be beneficial for each emitter to avoid C[O.sub.2] for as long as abatement cost per ton is lower than the corresponding tax rate.