Minister rejects US criticism on emissions

By Marion Rae
Updated August 12 2021 - 5:40am, first published 5:38am
Finance Minister Simon Birmingham says Australia has a pattern of exceeding its commitments.

Finance Minister Simon Birmingham has dismissed a call from a Biden administration envoy for Australia to be more ambitious about its 2030 carbon emissions reduction target.

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