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The Prime Minister Wants To Drill For Gas To Solve The Energy And Climate Crisis

The Prime Minister Wants To Drill For Gas To Solve The Energy And Climate Crisis

Prime minster Malcolm Turnbull has said state fracking bans are getting in the way of solving Australia’s energy and climate problems. He desperately wants to drill for more gas. View this image › Mick Tsikas / AAPIMAGE ID: 10667286 Speaking at the Australian Financial Review’s Business Summit on Thursday, Turnbull said many of Australia’s energy problems, including blackouts and rising prices, stemmed from restrictions on fracking for coal seam gas:We are facing an energy crisis in Australia because of a restriction on gas. We can have all of the economic mechanisms, the market mechanisms, you like bu