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Alberta election promise tracker: What the parties have pledged on the carbon tax

A dump truck works near the Syncrude oil sands extraction facility near the city of Fort McMurray, Alta., on June 1, 2014. .
A dump truck works near the Syncrude oil sands extraction facility near the city of Fort McMurray, Alta., on June 1, 2014. . Jason Franson, The Canadian Press

Albertans are heading to the polls for a spring election on Tuesday, April 16.

As a way of helping you make an informed decision on election night, Global News is keeping track of all the promises made by the main parties vying for your vote.

Here is a closer look at what the parties have pledged on the carbon tax.

Alberta NDP

  • Alberta’s carbon levy is applied to diesel, gasoline, natural gas and propane. Details of the NDP’s climate leadership plan can be found here.
  • March 31: $81 million for Alberta farmers from the carbon tax to transition to more energy efficient equipment

To see all of the promises made by the Alberta NDP, click here.

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United Conservative Party

To see all of the promises made by the UCP, click here.

READ MORE: Alberta Election Fact Check: myths and misconceptions of the carbon tax

Alberta Party

To see all of the promises made by the Alberta Party, click here.

Alberta Liberal Party

To see all of the promises made by the Alberta Liberal Party, click here.

Promises will be tracked throughout the election campaign, so be sure to check back here for updated party platforms.