Polluting industries will pay $23 per tonne of carbon. and households will be compensated for the extra costs through tax cuts and increased benefits.
But what will it mean for jobs?
Mitch Hart is an organiser with Union Climate Connectors visiting workers across Australia and talking about their concerns.[audio https://czengerer.files.wordpress.com/2011/11/mitch-hart.mp3]
This interview first appeared on Your Rights at Night