CLEAN ENERGY ACCELERATED
If big businesses and fossil fuels have to pay for the pollution they cause, it will offer a greater incentive to make the switch to solar, offshore wind, and other renewable energies.
Major polluters continue to poison our air while making taxpayers pick up the tab for the damage they do. It's time big polluters pay for the harmful effects of their actions.
BETTER PUBLIC HEALTH
If big polluters are required to pay for their emissions, those funds can be used to improve public health and combat the alarming increase in asthma and other conditions.