Category: Victoria state election 2022

Victoria’s bold emissions target could be a turning point. Now here’s what we have to do | Jono La Nauze

What flew under the radar during the election campaign is actually one of the most ambitious climate goals of any place in the worldDuring the final weeks of the Victorian election campaign, Daniel Andrews took to wearing a State Electricity Commission…

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Privatisation has failed. Australia needs to ditch the ‘incentives’ rhetoric and simply spend money on things we need | Richard Denniss

State governments are starting to realise that old-fashioned direct public investment in essential services solves a lot of problems at onceGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastDaniel Andrews’s plan to re-establish a…

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Australia news live: Anthony Albanese confirms Xi Jinping meeting as Li Keqiang says China ‘ready to meet halfway’

Australia hopes meeting between Anthony Albanese and Xi Jinping could free up ‘current trading blockages’ with ChinaGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastAndrews rules out deal with the Greens and independents in even…

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Victoria set to re-enter electricity market after setting 95% renewable energy target

Daniel Andrews announces plan to revive State Electricity Commission, which was privatised in the 1990sFollow our Australia news live blog for the latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastThe Victorian gove…

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