Crowd watching sunset

正确定价,保护气候

华盛顿—本周,全世界领导人齐聚巴黎参加联合国气候变化会议,他们的任务是达成一个全球协定降低温室气体排放。成功的结果需要证明各国能够齐心协力为了地球的利益而努力,它将给全世界——以及在最近的恐怖袭击中不屈不挠的巴黎人民——带来强有力的希望信号。

气候承诺将在国家自主贡献预案(INDC)或降低全世界排放承诺的基础上做出。我认为排放的定价应该是这些承诺的核心。

以最低可能代价实现温室气体减排需要能源使用和生产方面的创新。渐进、可预测并可靠地提高能源价格能为消费者提供强大的激励减少其能源账单。与此同时,正确的碳定价能鼓励科技创新投资,从而实现远离化石燃料的平稳转型。

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