$7.7 Billion Fossil Fuel Subsidies

Despite constant dire warnings about climate change Australia continues its march away from science and reason.

Previous climate change initiates were very well received by the Australian public, such as subsidised solar power and insulation as well as the carbon credits scheme however the current government is in denial about climate change, cancelling climate research, removing science research grants, reversing the carbon credits scheme and reinforcing the country’s dependence on fossil fuels. The government continues to support the world largest new coal mine despite public opposition.

https://newmatilda.com/2016/04/26/govt-urged-to-pull-the-handbreak-on-fossil-fuel-industrys-7-7-billion-free-ride/

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