August 2015
EcoGeneration;Aug2015, Issue 89, p26
The article talks about the resolution on the renewable energy target (RET) and Federal Shadow Minister for Environment Mark Butler holding the bipartisan support responsible for the big success of renewable industry while disapproving the mandate of Emissions Reduction Fund.


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