Clever Leyonhjelm gives Abbott a template to kill wind power

Libertarian senator David Leyonhjelm has devised amendments to the RET designed to appeal to a wide array of senator cross benchers and the government, that would kill-off those 'offensive' wind farms. Yet the result is more tax and higher power prices to help out government-owned power companies. Is he really a libertarian?

Libertarian senator David Leyonhjelm is showing himself to be a canny schemer of a politician with his proposal to win over the crossbenchers to slash the Renewable Energy Target (RET).

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