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  • Submarines or rape counselling? Priorities are the...
    Is the purpose of being in government primarily to keep the opposition from doing it? The Coalition is now in its fifth year in power, yet it spends more time blaming Labor for the country's problems than...
  • Gas prices shine light on mining subsidies
    The Australian gas industry's best hope is the Turnbull government's worst nightmare; a big increase in world prices for oil and gas. Santos and Origin executives lost billions of their shareholder's dollars...
  • We have enough cheap, easy-to-extract gas to last...
    Australia has plenty of cheap gas. The problem is private companies are selling it all overseas, writes principal adviser at The Australia Institute Mark Ogge.[This article was first published by Crikey...
  • Malcolm Turnbull has simply become the man with a...
    Given the enormous investment in renewable energy taking place in the US and in Europe, other national governments must be determined to drive up the price of their electricity.[First published by the...

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