Coal and gas ‘natural ally’ of renewables – Michael West

In what world is this a believable statement. If Alice went down the rabbit hole today she’d find this group around the Mad Hatter’s table. Is it because BP is Australia’s largest investor in solar energy? It has one foot on the subsidy accelerator, pays little in tax and has the other foot on the renewables brake. They don’t mind a reduction in output as long as prices continue to rise and renewables are kept under firm control

Ms King vowed to back new gas and coal fields to combat the energy crisis. She also expressed support for the ongoing role of gas to power mining and refining, which will support a net-zero emissions economy.

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