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New coal-fired power in Australia: a case of politics before practicality?

Prior to last year’s local elections in Queensland, Australia, it was reported that a study outlining the viability of a new HELE coal-fired power plant was buried by the incumbent government because, the opposition party argues, it didn’t fit their election agenda. The furore highlights the political baggage now attached to new coal power in Australia, but could ideology hinder common sense decision-making around the growing need to provide affordable and reliable energy?

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