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Julie Bishop has quietly restarted the nuclear power debate

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Perhaps it is the state of the Australian energy industry, or pressure from other international actors, but something has made Foreign Affairs Minister Bishop dust off the old “nuclear Australia” debate and thrust it back into play. Continue reading Julie Bishop has quietly restarted the nuclear power debate

BREAKING NEWS: Hunt & Palmer announce climate change deal

Greg Hunt and Clive Palmer announcing climate policy agreement

Just after 5:00pm today, the Abbot Government and the Palmer United Party have announced a deal on Australia’s Climate Change Policy.

In a press conference in Canberra this afternoon, Federal Environment Minster Greg Hunt, Palmer United Party leader Clive Palmer and Bernie Fraser have announced the newly brokered deal on policy to lead Australia forward on Climate Change, setting up milestones for at least the next 18 months. Here is what you need to know. Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Hunt & Palmer announce climate change deal