The Australian Greens Party policy vacuum highlighted on ABC 7.30 Report

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24 March 17, 8:25am if you care about keeping existing jobs & creating new ones, you should care about #natgas production… https://t.co/DPapn2gf0h
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23 March 17, 2:10pm Gas-fired power can be rapidly started: complements intermittent wind & solar. LNG exports reduce emissions in Asia… https://t.co/B9QJ4R5dcT
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23 March 17, 1:08pm Gas has a central role in the lives of over 6.5 million Aussie households: providing hot water, heating & cooking… https://t.co/p2BWZO0XlF
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23 March 17, 11:04am Half of gas used in Australia is for mining & manufacturing. Contributes $196B to the economy, employs 949,000… https://t.co/yCkJohpbBz
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Christine Milne - Australian Greens

Australian Greens Leader Christine Milne had little to say when asked about policy and the potential loss of tens of thousands of jobs from the resources sector during an appearance on the ABC’s 7.30 Report this week.

The full interview can be seen here.

Not only are the Greens saying ‘no’ to jobs but ‘no’ to Australia’s most meaningful and affordable near term way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and ‘no’ to the development of new gas supplies required to put downward pressure on energy costs.

The reason the Greens are the only party opposed to natural gas development is that they appear to be the only party unconcerned by job loses, energy costs, and the discontinuation of Australia’s resources boom.