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Environment Victoria response to ALP announcement of 50% renewable energy target for 2030
22 July 2015
Environment Victoria welcomes Federal Labor’s commitment to a renewable energy target of 50% by 2030 – a significant and necessary increase from the 14% of electricity currently supplied by renewable energy.
Environment Victoria’s Safe Climate Campaign Manager Dr Nicholas Aberle today said:
“The ALP’s proposed policies on renewable energy and climate change are a welcome statement of ambition and stand in stark contrast to the position of the Abbott Government.
“A target of 50% renewable energy by 2030 will modernise our ageing and polluting electricity system and create...more