Plenty of targets but no credible policy to achieve them

Wood, Tony
August 2015
Australian Financial Review (0404-2018);8/12/2015, p51
The author comments on the positions announced by the Australian Coalition government and the Labor opposition on targets for emissions reductions. Topics covered include the percentage reduction in greenhouse gas emissions targeted by the government, the challenge for the government to create a policy to meet the target and the use of science as the basis for Labor's target. Also mentioned is the plan by the Labor for a limited emissions trading scheme.


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