Burning question of native forest power stations

In depth, comprehensive interviews with all the players, for and against, about Greg Hunt’s victory to include wood burning power as part of RET(Renewable Energy Target) Of course, native forest loggers have been an endangered species for a while now, because of ever falling demand for export wood chips. For years, they’ve been hustling LibNats for permission to install their own wood fired electricity generators. Now, not only have they got permission, but power they generate is claimed to reduce our carbon emissions. Of course, their generators will be tied into electricity grid, so watch out for them “harvesting” more to burn more and make more money as power stations, exporting to the grid.

>more, .mp3audio and transcript> ABC RN BackgroundBriefing

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This is on behalf of local climate change group. Material is selected by Bernie McComb and does not necessarily represent opinion of whole group.
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