Mighty, I'm against any additional taxes ( I feel we need to reprioritize the income we have). However, I support greatly your goal to fund and research alternate energy. The problem is, California being the first state to tax green house emmossions on a massive scale is using the money for general funds to balance the budget. It put state jobs at a blatant disadvantage against other stTes and countries, ultimately costing jobs.
Finally, some thought regarding greenhouse gas, please feel free for any to cheeck my facts to verify
During the last 100 years global temperatures have risen 1 degree.
The last twenty years tides have risen a tenth of an inch in some areas.
Les than 1% of ice caps are studied, some receed, some grow.
Carbon supposedly keeps in hotI temperatures, yet it doesn't keep out the suns heat? Anyway, carbon. Makes up about .25% percent of the atmosphere, oxygen 21% aastmajority of the atmosphere. Yet we all fret this .25 is drowning polar be
Most of what we hear Is media, not the scientists.
My opinion is that billions will be made off green house taxes footed by the middle class, with a small return on our sweat.