Wednesday, October 11th, 2017   1 related article(s)   Leave a Comment
The Coalition is fighting battles against each other, the opposition, consumers, facts and future. It can’t end well for them or for usIn a mid-January op-ed, former prime minister Tony Abbott gushed about Australia’s bountiful “clean coal”. I fired off an email to Abbott’s office asking for more information about this promising new form of coal — I mean, if “clean coal” exists, all our problems are solved, right?After sending nine polite emails over four months, all unanswered, I called Abbott’s office and spoke to a lovely, yet understandably haggard, office manager, who explained that the former prime minister’s priority was his Warringah electorate
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2017-10-11 12:00:17
Wednesday, August 30th, 2017   6 related article(s)   Leave a Comment
Tony Abbott fires opening salvo in looming party debate over clean energy, insisting PM must ‘go ahead with new coal-fired power’ because he backs hydroTony Abbott has thrown down the gauntlet to Malcolm Turnbull in the lead-up to the Coalition’s renewed deliberations over the Finkel review, declaring if the prime minister is prepared to back pumped hydro, he also needs to support a new coal-fired power station
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2017-08-30 04:43:11