Fossil fuel growth centre funded while silence on Mission Innovation global commitment reports @takvera

On the opening day of the Paris Climate conference our Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, in a stylish but lacklustre speech with few new initiatives, announced support for the Mission Innovation multi-country program to research, develop and commercialise clean energy systems. “Today Australia joins with many other countries in supporting Mission Innovation which aims to double investment in clean energy innovation over the next five years.” said Turnbull on November 30 at the Leaders Forum in COP21. Eight days later Foreign Minister Julie Bishop reiterated the same message of accelerating research, development and demonstration of clean energy. “The private sector will lead the way on developing the new technologies that will […]