Gas suppliers failing to play by Abbotts script
Source: Climate Spectator, 21 July 2014
According to Tony Abbott, axing the carbon tax was all about Australia regaining it’s place as a ‘cheap energy superpower’, as he put it.
It’s a shame gas producers don’t seem to share his plans.
An alliance of industry associations – largely in the manufacturing sector – have released a report today by Deloitte Access Economics outlining that soaring gas prices will curtail output in manufacturing and mining sectors by levels which this industry alliance claim are “significantly larger than those associated with repeal of the carbon tax”.