Need supporting policies to reduce social impact of carbon tax: BRIN

The implementation of carbon tax needs to be supported by other policies to reduce its social impact, especially on underprivileged people, an official from the National Research and Innovation Agency (BRIN) has said. One of the impacts of carbon tax implementation is a rise in production cost, rese...

Indonesia mulls carbon tax to help finance clean energy

Source: Energy Voice Date: 4 June 2021 The Indonesian Ministry of Finance has announced plans to introduce carbon pricing in an effort to help finance clean energy projects and boost tax revenues, as well as cut emissions, in Southeast Asia's largest economy. International oil companies, such as BP ...