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Tony Abbott and Bill Shorten’s message to the Renewable Energy industry: “We want less clean energy jobs and investment”
24 June 2015
Environment Victoria has condemned last night’s slashing of the Federal Renewable Energy Target today from 41,000 GWh to 33,000 GWh. The renewable energy target was further weakened overnight by including the burning of native forests as a “renewable” energy source and establishing new measures to hobble the wind energy industry.
Environment Victoria’s CEO Mark Wakeham said today:
“We’re deeply disappointed that Australia is further dismantling its climate policy and moving in the opposite direction from the rest of the world by rejecting...more