Elon Requests Carbon Tax
Feb. 12, 2021—Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, approached the Biden Administration about implementing a carbon tax.
Carbon taxes are fees imposed on emitting carbon. A carbon tax can be implemented on a consumer level and also as a direct cost to industries based on the estimated emissions from their operations, reports Electrek.
According to the article, Biden's administration "didn't sound like they were really receptive."