Carbon emissions rebate announced
Communities who committed to being carbon neutral are receiving their annual rebate.
The rebate is for there carbon tax in exchange for reporting their emissions to the government each year.
There are 8 communities including the region of Bulkley Vally reported their emissions to the government this year.
Mayor Smithers Tayor Bachrach says the money will go back into general revenue and help fund the cities operating budget.
Below is a list of how much each community will receive.
New Hazleton: $1,869
Burns Lake: $9,087
Bulkley Nechako $24,774
The communities receiving smaller amounts back are communities producing least amount of carbon emissions.