Fiona Armstrong & Laura Eadie | A Clean Break for Australia’s Future

The Gillard goverment’s lightweight commitment to a low-carbon economy puts Australia’s future at risk. Fiona Armstrong and Laura Eadie argue that a carbon price and the renewable energy target are not sufficient measures to meet Australia’s inadequate 2020 target of a 5 per cent reduction, let alone the 2050 target of a 60 per cent reduction. Well targeted innovation policies are also needed to drive clean energy development in Australia.

Read the article online at Climate Spectator here.