Hockey: we'll abolish Clean Energy Regulator, wind turbines 'utterly offensive'

In extraordinary comments that appear to suggest the Emissions Reduction Fund is dead in the water as well as the RET, Treasurer Joe Hockey has said they'll abolish the Clean Energy Regulator and said he found wind turbines 'utterly offensive'.

In comments to Macquarie Radio, Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey said that he finds the wind turbines at Capital Wind Farm “utterly offensive”, but the government could not withdraw the support existing wind farms currently receive.

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