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Alberta’s top court hears arguments on federal carbon tax

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[ad_1] A lawyer for the Alberta government argued Monday before the province’s top court that the federal carbon tax is an invasive overreach by Ottawa into provincial jurisdiction.  The five judges on the Court of Appeal of Alberta will hear arguments over the next three days about the constitutionality of the Greenhouse …

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Government hears blind silent car concern

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[ad_1] Electric and hybrid cars on Australian roads look set to emit warning sounds to minimise the risk to blind or vision-impaired pedestrians. The nationwide Transport and Infrastructure Council met in Adelaide in August to discuss potential changes to road rules including the addition of an “Acoustic Vehicle Alerting System” …

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