“These Things are Beyond Politics”: Climate of the Nation with Matt Kean

Matt Kean, NSW Minister for Energy and Environment joined the Australia Institute to launch their Climate of the Nation 2020 report — the longest continuous survey of community attitudes towards climate change in Australia.

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“The release of the Australia Institute’s Climate of the Nation Report 2020 should put an end to the pointless, backward-looking arguments about taking action on climate change.”

Now, more than ever, Australia needs evidence-based climate policy

“There can be plenty of debate about how best to reduce our emissions, but there should be no debate about the fact that we need to do so.

“Australians are sick and tired of the petty political point-scoring and division on climate policy which has held our country back for more than a decade.”

“What could be more conservative than protecting & handing our environment to the next generation, better than we found it?”

It’s not “climate alarmism” — it’s economically rational

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