ACT government backs global coal phase-out pledge at Glasgow climate conference

Jasper Lindell
By Jasper Lindell
November 4 2021 - 7:00pm
Chief Minister Andrew Barr and Water, Energy and Emissions Reduction Minister Shane Rattenbury. Picture: Karleen Minney

The ACT will be the only Australian jurisdiction to sign up to an ambitious global commitment to phase out coal-fired electricity generation.


Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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