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Friday, June 24, 2011

Tony Abbott's Daily Telegraph Blog on Friday, 24 June 2011

Talking down an economy by looking for the cloud around a silver lining is not in Australia's interest.

The carbon tax is only a minor contribution to energy price increases. (See the Electricity Prices Fall web page in which a range of background information is collated.)
The carbon tax will encourage and benefit a number of industries.
Here is just one example: Coal gasification with CO2 sequestration can be a major new industry, generating jobs, investment, and technology exports.