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WA crucial to protecting RET and independent advice on global warming

The Australian Government will continue to receive independent advice on climate policy and the RET, now the Greens in the Senate have blocked the abolition of the independent Climate Change Authority.

"It's ridiculous that Tony Abbott is blocking action on global warming, and undermining renewable energy, by rejecting the experts who can tell him how to maximise opportunities," said Greens Leader Senator Christine Milne.

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WA Liberals demand judicial inquiry into their own delusion

Western Australian Greens Senator Scott Ludlam has queried whether the Abbott Government supports the WA Liberals in their quest for a Royal Commission into climate change, or whether it is a purely local brain-snap which they intend to disregard.

"The Prime Minister has declared that this will be an ‘adult government', so it's hard to understand how an idea this juvenile could have seen the light of day," WA Greens Senator Scott Ludlam said this morning.

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