Where does the Coalition stand on renewable energy?

Shadow energy minister Ian Macfarlane has stressed Coalition support for the RET but refused to be drawn into the fixed vs variable debate. And while there may be concerns about his party’s support for renewables, there is at least one technology Macfarlane is increasingly bullish about.

The Coalition spokesman for energy, Ian Macfarlane, yesterday offered continued support for the renewable energy target while warning of the threat of a public backlash against renewables.


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