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Australia’s poor petrol quality diminishes our potential to reduce emissions
4 days ago

Australia’s poor petrol quality diminishes our potential to reduce emissions

Consumers can keep filling up with low-quality standard grade fuel but Australia’s vehicle fleet won’t benefit from new emissions technologies under the federal government’s secretive decision to allow oil companies …
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Electric cars: separating the facts from the propaganda
2 weeks ago

Electric cars: separating the facts from the propaganda

Why are we talking about EVs now?

A more pertinent question might be: why weren’t we talking about them earlier? The treasurer, Josh Frydenberg, tried to start a discussion in …
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Like it or not, Bill Shorten’s electric car target will become a reality
3 weeks ago

Like it or not, Bill Shorten’s electric car target will become a reality

Prime Minister Scott Morrison may be determined to paint Bill Shorten as the enemy of ute owners over his ambitious electric vehicle target, but the reality is that the global …
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Shorten’s choice: fuel standards or refineries
3 weeks ago

Shorten’s choice: fuel standards or refineries

Labor faces a choice between ­failing to implement its proposed new vehicle emissions standards for at least eight years — putting its electric vehicle target in doubt — or threatening …
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The unmentionable problem with Labor’s electric car plan
3 weeks ago

The unmentionable problem with Labor’s electric car plan

With the federal election campaign underway in all but name, the stars have been aligning for a move to the Lodge by Labor leader Bill Shorten on the back of …
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Govt admits own high electric car goal
3 weeks ago

Govt admits own high electric car goal

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg says Labor’s plan to dramatically increase the number of electric cars in Australia means the energy grid needs strengthening.

Dramatically increasing the number of electric cars in …
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Hidden cost of Labor’s electric car push revealed
3 weeks ago

Hidden cost of Labor’s electric car push revealed

Labor’s plan to dramatically increase the number of electric cars in Australia could blow a $1 billion-a year hole in road funding within a decade — and five times that …
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Parliamentary committee calls for ban on conventional cars
3 weeks ago

Parliamentary committee calls for ban on conventional cars

Petrol and diesel cars should be phased out of Australia’s transport system in favour of electric and hydrogen vehicles under recommendations put forward by a parliamentary committee.

An inquiry into …
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50 per cent of new cars to be electric under Labor’s new plan
3 weeks ago

50 per cent of new cars to be electric under Labor’s new plan

If elected, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has outlined a plan to introduce Australia’s first National Electric Vehicle (EV) policy, signalling a plan by Labor to make EVs an election issue. …
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Canterbury Bankstown Council takes charge of electric vehicles transition in the city
4 weeks ago

Canterbury Bankstown Council takes charge of electric vehicles transition in the city

ELECTRIC vehicles (EV) could soon be a common sight on our roads with Canterbury Bankstown Council already replacing their petrol and diesel vehicles in stages and installing charging stations.

The …
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