The ordinary worker is not the polluter- it is the big fossil fuel companies which have polluted our planet. They should be the ones to pay the carbon tax and put money into just transition, instead of forcing ordinary people to pay up again.
The behaviour of Individuals is important, we should all strive to reduce our carbon footprint, but this Is not the main problem. The majority of energy use doesn’t happen in households. It’s used up in the extraction, production and transportation of material things.