Tony Abbott owes his job and political reincarnation to his crude perspective on climate change. But his policy will not serve the nation well.
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Russell Northe’s appointment as Victoria’s new energy minister comes at a time of great uncertainty surrounding the energy sector.
It’s in Australia’s interests not to be left behind in the growth industries of the future – and those include renewable energy.
The national health body finds no evidence that wind farms affect people’s health. But the Australian wind energy industry is finding no evidence that the current government will clear a path for new development.
New analysis finds abolition of the Renewable Energy Target could see up to 6,750 jobs lost or foregone in Australia’s solar industry.
Australia’s largest generator of renewable energy opens 168MW Musselroe wind farm, but will drop future projects if government abandons renewable energy target.
New analysis suggests that scrapping, or diluting, the renewable energy target, would impose up to $2.5 billion in extra costs to Abbott’s Direct Action plan.