'Coalkeeper' scheme to be 'adamantly opposed' by Barr government

Dan Jervis-Bardy
By Dan Jervis-Bardy
September 23 2021 - 7:30pm
ACT energy minister Shane Rattenbury says the ACT will oppose any new measures to prop up coal-fired power stations. Picture: Matt Loxton

A Morrison government-backed proposal which could extend the life of coal and gas plants will be "adamantly" opposed by the ACT at a crunch meeting on Friday.

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Dan Jervis-Bardy

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Federal Politics Reporter

Dan covers federal politics from Parliament House, with a special focus on climate policy and the NDIS. He has previously reported on ACT politics and urban affairs since joining the Canberra Times in 2018.

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