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Understorey: Blowing in the Wind

Wednesday 13th July / presented by Elizabeth PO’ Adrian Glamorgan

While Chinese companies blaze new trails with renewable energy – such as basalt-bladed wind turbines operating at very low speeds  – the Western Australian government aggravates global warming through coal contracts, and the federal government subsidises fossil fuel exploration.

Understorey speaks with an innovative Jiangsu Newhope Renewable Energy, revisits federal energy tax policy with The Australia Institute, and considers prospects under the second Turnbull government for wind power, meeting Andrew Bray from the Australian Wind Alliance (a community-based advocacy group of small businesses and community supporters).

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