THE Federal Government has appointed a climate change denier to head a review of Australia’s Renewable Energy Target and has eliminated its price on carbon, former Liberal Party leader John Hewson told Portland’s Renewable Energy and Jobs Forum on Sunday.
“You can’t play around with these things, you’ve got billions of dollars worth of investment and industry needs certainty,” he said.
“Wind and solar are creating jobs.”
He said he was heavily involved in a group that focussed on the top 1000 asset owners globally, superannuation and retirement fund managers.
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