Morrison government to stop funding international collaboration on shift to zero emissions

Morrison government to stop funding international collaboration on shift to zero emissions Exclusive: The five-year Australian-German initiative to transition to new energy and low emissions was due to end in 2022The Morrison government has told researchers at two of Australia’s leading universities it will break a commitment to fund an international collaboration into what is required to shift to a zero emissions future.The Australian-German Energy Transition Hub was announced in 2017 by then prime minister Malcolm Turnbull and German chancellor Angela Merkel as a collaboration that would “help the technical, economic and social transition to new energy systems and a low emissions economy”. Continue reading… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/mar/06/morrison-government-to-stop-funding-20m-international-collaboration-on-shift-to-zero-emissions