Resources and Water Minister Keith Pitt says he wants to ensure that achieving net zero in Australia “does not affect local work.”
He will need the National Party’s agreement as Prime Minister Scott Morrison is set to devise Australia’s revised climate change policy to achieve net zero emissions by 2050.
“As I’ve said many times, we need to see suggestions, potential costs, and who pays. It’s not the locals of Australia,” said Pitt, Sky News host Chris.・ I told Kenny.
“As for the impact … I want to make sure it doesn’t affect the work in the community.
“These jobs depend on the resource sector, agriculture, and everything that comes with it.”