Dick Warburton’s 10 minutes of woe

3rd September 2014

Tristan Edis reports in Climate Spectator (2/9/14):

"Dick Warburton, chair of the government’s review of the Renewable Energy Target, had a horror interview with Fran Kelly of ABC’s Radio National a day after his report was released. In just under 10 minutes, Warburton found himself tied up in knots as he tried to justify his recommendation to shut the renewables scheme. ...

"Basically, Warburton is proposing that the government make a drastic change to a policy that his own review acknowledges is unlikely to save energy consumers money, which will undermine the value of several billion dollars in investment and considerable project development effort, and send a large proportion of renewable energy businesses bankrupt, with their staff made redundant."

Read the full article at:  http://www.businessspectator.com.au/article/2014/9/2/policy-politics/dic...