The next Australian Government must take action on fuel security, Australian Trucking Association (ATA) CEO Ben Maguire said today.
The ATA represents the 50,000 businesses and 200,000 people in the Australian trucking industry.
The Coalition government dumped plans to examine a road-user charge because of fears of a political backlash, it has emerged.
As the government mounts a full-blown attack on Labor’s plan …
Labor leader Bill Shorten would immediately move to safeguard Australia’s fuel security by boosting emergency stocks if he wins the next election.
The pledge comes amid warnings the nation is …
The federal government’s Energy Department has warned that Australia is seen as a “free rider” by other nations because of its low and internationally non-compliant fuel stockpiles.
A lack of coherent policy for managing Australia’s liquid fuel reserves represents a risk to national security, according to retired Air Vice-Marshal John Blackburn.
Earlier this year, Australia’s liquid fuel …
In the wake of US airstrikes on Syria, Liberal Senator Jim Molan raised concerns about Australian fuel supplies being affected by conflict in the Middle East.