Direct Action under review before it gets started

A closer look at the timeline for the Coalition's Direct Action plan shows it may be under a formal review process before any abatement projects have even started. Here we go again – uncertainty wins.

On Monday’s ABC Q&A program Malcolm Turnbull explained that while he wasn’t all that keen on the Coalition’s Direct Action policy, it would be up for review in 2015.

For those that share Turnbull’s belief that an emissions trading scheme would be vastly more effective and reliable than an abatement purchasing auction, this would have provided a reason for joy and a glimmer of hope.

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