Labor takes an each-way bet on 2030 climate target

By The Canberra Times
Updated December 3 2021 - 7:08pm, first published 6:30pm
Anthony Albanese's "modest" climate policy has a lot to be modest about. Picture: Karleen Minney.

Labor's 2030 emissions reductions target of 43 per cent is an each-way bet unlikely to inspire those pushing for stronger action on climate change or to mollify those fearful a too-rapid transition away from fossil fuels will cost them their livelihoods.