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Once carbon-friendly, Malcolm Turnbull turns to coal

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, once an advocate for carbon-friendly policies, is turning back the clock by reverting to coal to meet rising power demand and reduce energy costs. Turnbull announced government plans in early February for the construction of new generation coal-fired power plants and the launch of a US$3.8 billion infrastructure fund dedicated […]