Washington Become The First State to Impose The Tax on Carbon Dioxide Emission

The bride is a patient of chronic asthma. The scenic Seattle skyline – the ideal backdrop for image capturing was clothed in smoke from wildfires. And perfectly the wedding planner, Posh Events had to mess up for an indoor venue in the middle of the summer which is considered as the best time of the year for exchanging the vows in outdoor.

The owner of the business, Holly Olsen said, “ I have lived in Seattle my whole life. This is not something I remember growing up with”.

“Clearly there has been some kind of change that happened”.

Actual happenings are global climate change. It inflamed the dry conditions which fueled forest fires, covering Seattle with smoke this year. It has revamped the ocean, impairing the oyster farms in Puget Sound of Seattle.

Washington is the first state which is going to take a significant initiative like imposing $15 on one-ton carbon emission which causes global warming. This is really an effective measure which should be adopted to prevent the generation of the greenhouse gas.

This new measure has inflamed a fight for votes that trenches against the coalition of environmental groups such as Native American groups, communities of colour, the liberal business leader like Bill Gates and Jay Inslee and more.

According to the Inslee, “ I have three grandkids, and I would like them to have a shot at a healthy Washington. But two consecutive years of smoky wildfires have shown that ‘ unfortunately’ it is not just for our children but also for our lives ”.

by Haimantee Ghosh on October 29, 2018

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