Category: China News Brief and Action Alert

China Seeking to Set Carbon Price Through its Emissions Trading System (ETS)
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China Seeking to Set Carbon Price Through its Emissions Trading System (ETS)

China is seeking to set a carbon price through its Emissions Trading System (ETS). A specific carbon tax for industry is currently not considered in order to ease the burden on smaller businesses and avoid jeopardizing China’s economic development. An “Environmental Protection Tax” was officially introduced on January 1, 2018, however, the tax is levied...

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