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Loose Change: Senators float EV credit bill, re-introduce carbon tax plan

April 11, 2019
An array of senators are floating two pieces of legislation intended to reduce carbon emissions that cause climate change – a measure that would significantly boost the number of electric vehicles (EVs) eligible for a lucrative federal tax break, and a bill that would impose a hefty tax on carbon emissions throughout the economy. The EV tax credit bill has bipartisan backing and could help automakers as they hope to sell increasing numbers of the vehicles in the coming years,...


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