The European Union is about to start a new program aimed to reduce the amount of carbon that member countries release into the atmosphere. Because carbon is a leading cause of global warming, it is believed that cutting back on carbon pollution will help–in the long run–to save the environment.
Unfortunately, not all member states agree with the plan. Germany–one of Europe’s largest polluters–says that cutting back on carbon will make prices go up because companies will have to pay more to make their factories "environmentally friendly."
So the critical question is should we push forward with plans to reduce the amount of carbon in the environment even if it means that prices will go up?
Here’s what we think:
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