Govt says no intention to buy coastal land to set up new power stations at sea in South Australia’s northern Territory

Govt says no intention to buy coastal land to set up new power stations at sea in South Australia’s northern Territory The Government is planning to set up five to seven new electricity generating stations on South Australia’s northern Territory. coque samsung a70 The State Government has rejected a request from the Abbott Government for the territory’s coastal land to be sold in its efforts to increase demand and supply. custodia huawei A Sou우리카지노th Australian MP and a Queensland MP who attended a meeting in the northern capital Canberra attended a closed door meeting with Labor’s environment spokesman Nick Minchin. coque iphone 8 Mr Minchin told them there were no plans to buy the islands, in the Torres Strait about 600km from the state capital Adelaide, because there was “no intention to buy the land”. Queensland Liberal MP Andrew Scipione said the Opposition would be asking th바카라사이트e federal government to take the matter further. custodia samsung A spokesman for Environment Minister Greg Hunt said the Government did not support a sale. coque iphone 6 “We’ve been clear about our intention to protect the Torres Strait Islands – for years now.” He said the land would not be included in new federal or regional coal or gas infrastructure or new nuclear power stations. Mr Minchin said Labor’s energy spokesman Greg Hunt an바카라d the State Government’s climate change spokesman Tony Burke “did not accept any Australian approach to the Torres Strait islands”. samsung hoesje “Their view would be a much more robust one than that of the Australian Government. coque iphone 7 “They both seem to have no interest in the Torres Strait Islands, they don’t want this land, they don’t want their carbon emissions to be reduced – the Torres Strait Islands are a major target of mine for the United States Government and, indeed, this government.” NSW Opposition spokesman Steven Marshall said the Torres Strait Islands were “in the eye of the storm”.

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