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Flexible emission fees in practice

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Describes how governments can put flexible emission fees into place to rapidly transistion from the polluting society without harming the overall economy.

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Flexible emission fees in practice

  1. 1. Stephen Hinton, Board Member FLEXIBLE EMISSION FEES IN PRACTICE Stiftelsen Hållbart Samhälle The Swedish Sustainable Economy Foundation
  2. 2. 1) INTRODUCE CHARGE AT EXTRACTION OR IMPORT Control engineering
  3. 3. 1) INTRODUCE CHARGE AT EXTRACTION OR IMPORT ..designs controllers that cause systems to behave in the desired manner
  4. 4. Diesel engine: Smart electronics control combustion cycle, catalyst removes final pollutants
  5. 5. 1) INTRODUCE CHARGE AT EXTRACTION OR IMPORT TARGET
  6. 6. P Fe CO2 plastic
  7. 7. 1) INTRODUCE CHARGE AT EXTRACTION OR IMPORT LEVY
  8. 8. X X LEVY AT POINT OF EXTRACTION OR IMPORT
  9. 9. 1) INTRODUCE CHARGE AT EXTRACTION OR IMPORT MONITOR
  10. 10. extract- tion raw materials compo- nents modules & parts assembly whole sale retail use scrap
  11. 12. 1) INTRODUCE CHARGE AT EXTRACTION OR IMPORT ADJUST
  12. 14. Emission fee hikes to curb oil imports Responding to oil imports exceeding agreed industry targets the government announced yesterday that fees will rise from the beginning of next month. A spokesman for the national agency for emissions control stated that decrease in imports should be at 2% a year and that the market was moving slower than expected.
  13. 15. 1) INTRODUCE CHARGE AT EXTRACTION OR IMPORT DISTRIBUTE
  14. 17. Fostering dependence on finite resources is an unsustainable long-term strategy for societal development
  15. 18. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
  16. 19. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Fee levied on all imports of phosphorous per kilo
  17. 20. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Fee levied on all imports of phosphorous per kilo Food becomes more expensive., but organics get relatively cheaper
  18. 21. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Fee levied on all imports of phosphorous per kilo Food becomes more expensive., but organics get relatively cheaper Households get good percentage of phosphorous levy paid to them.
  19. 22. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Fee levied on all imports of phosphorous per kilo Food becomes more expensive., but organics get relatively cheaper Solutions to recycle phosphorous become much more competitive Households get good percentage of phosphorous levy paid to them.
  20. 23. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Fee levied on all imports of phosphorous per kilo Food becomes more expensive., but organics get relatively cheaper Solutions to recycle phosphorous become much more competitive Water treatment becomes cheaper as phosphorous is removed upstream Households get good percentage of phosphorous levy paid to them.
  21. 24. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Fee levied on all imports of phosphorous per kilo Food becomes more expensive., but organics get relatively cheaper Solutions to recycle phosphorous become much more competitive Water treatment becomes cheaper as phosphorous is removed upstream It makes more and more economic sense to recover phosphorous and pollution abates Households get good percentage of phosphorous levy paid to them.

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