Video – Everything you need to know about carbon pricing in Canada’s Northwest Territories

The Northwest Territories will implement a carbon tax starting on July 1, 2019, at $20 a tonne. (Charlie Riedel/The Canadian Press-AP)
What will a carbon tax look like in Canada’s Northwest Territories?

Watch this video to understand how the carbon tax will apply in this northern Canadian territory and what it will mean for residents and the environment.

Related stories from around the North:

Canada: No simple solution for Ottawa’s carbon pricing scheme in northern Canada, Radio Canada International

Finland: Northern nations pledge to reduce black coal emissions during Arctic biodiversity talks in Finland, Yle News

Greenland: Greenland joins push to ban heavy fuel oil in the Arctic, Radio Canada International

Norway: Arctic ecosystems face irreversible change without fast climate action, UN report says, The Independent Barents Observer

Russia: New Finnish technology to slash nickel mining pollution in northwestern Russia, The Independent Barents Observer

Sweden: Sweden breaks ground on test plant for fossil-free steel production, The Independent Barents Observer

United States: New study predicts ‘radical re-shaping’ of Arctic landscape by 2100, CBC News

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