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Time to adjust the Pacific Carbon Trust?

Earlier this year, we brought you a series of stories on the Pacific Carbon Trust. At issue is how money given to the trust is distributed. Public bodies like school districts and hospitals pay $25 a ton for every carbon emission they make, with a few exceptions. That money is then given to the trust, which uses it to purchase carbon offsets. So far, millions of dollars have gone to private corporations including cement plants, hotels and ski resorts, and the Encana natural gas corporation. That practice has drawn its share of criticism. In this clip, we speak to NDP leader Adrian Dix and B.C.'s Environment Minister, Terry Lake.

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