Labor agrees to support new gas projects after public brawl sparked by Joel Fitzgibbon

Published Oct 31 2020 at 9:28 PM GMT
  • Party has signed off on document acknowledging role gas plays in economic growth, job creation and electricity generationA public battle between Anthony Albanese, Mark Butler and Joel Fitzgibbon over Labor's language regarding gas has triggered a process whereby the ALP has agreed to support new gas projects, subject to environmental approvals and reaching net zero emissions by 2050.
  • The brawl was triggered when the shadow resources minister, Joel Fitzgibbon, publicly endorsed the taxpayer underwriting of ne.



  • Published Oct 31, 2020 9:28 PM GMT