Does new coal stack up financially? Consider Queensland’s renewables numbers – Analysis & Opinion – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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Last month, it emerged that One Nation had asked for a new coal-fired power plant in North Queensland in return for supporting the government’s business tax reforms.

Is all this pro-coal jockeying actually necessary for our energy or economic future? Our analysis suggests that renewable energy is a much better choice, in terms of both costs and jobs.

via Does new coal stack up financially? Consider Queensland’s renewables numbers – Analysis & Opinion – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)