Treasury's intergenerational report paints bleak future for Australian kids

Jenna Price
August 25 2023 - 5:30am

I occasionally (frequently) freak out about the world my grandchildren will inherit and that's driven massive changes in my behaviour. Where once I would have rejected spending thousands of dollars on solar panels, here I am a few months after installation and my power bills are teensy. I just have to ignore the cost of the bloody things. Where once I might not have cared about recycling/reusing/repairing, now we have industrial-level composting and six kinds of bins (OK, I exaggerate but you get me).

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Jenna Price

Jenna Price is a Canberra Times columnist and a visiting fellow at the Australian National University.

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