Albanese rejects Greens’ plea to end new gas and coal projects

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese refuses to ban new gas and coal projects in an interview with Sarah Ferguson for ABC.

Albanese states that a moratorium would have a ‘devastating impact’ on Australia’s economy. However, the CSIRO’s decadal megatrend report predicts that climate change and its consequent natural disaster will cost Australia $39.3 billion annually by 2050.

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Produced By: Jada Susas

Featured In Story: Amanda McKenzie, CEO Climate Council

First aired on The Wire, Wednesday 27 July 2022

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