Transcript, 2CC Canberra, Interview with Mark Parton

E&OE….                       Topics: Renewable Energy Target, PM’s Tenterfield speech MARK PARTON:    Indeed we’ve got the Environment Minister Greg Hunt on the line right now. G’day Greg. GREG HUNT:          And good morning Mark. MARK PARTON:    So why have we walked away from this 20% Renewable Energy Target? GREG HUNT:          Well you couldn’t be more wrong, with…

Transcript, 5AA Adelaide, Interview with Leon Byner

E&OE….                       Topics: Record electricity price drop, Renewable Energy Target LEON BYNER:        Let’s talk to Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt. Greg, good morning. GREG HUNT:          Good morning Leon. LEON BYNER:        This is a good news story except that you said that they were going to fall eight or nine. What happened to the other three…

Transcript, 2GB Sydney, Interview with Steve Price

E&OE….                       Topics: Record drop in electricity prices, Renewable Energy Target STEVE PRICE:        The Environment Minister is on the road in Sydney tonight’s on the line. Greg Hunt, good evening to you. GREG HUNT:          And good evening Steve. STEVE PRICE:        Was that a bigger drop than you had predicted? Because during the election campaign when…

Renewable Energy Target

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE WITH HON IAN MACFARLANE MP, MINISTER FOR INDUSTRY The Australian Government is committed to renewable energy and a Renewable Energy Target that represents a real 20 per cent of electricity production in Australia, as was the original bipartisan intent. The Government will begin good faith negotiations with the Labor Party today in…

Transcript, 2CC Canberra, Interview with Mark Parton

E&OE….                       Topics: Mathias Cormann’s comments, Newspoll, passing of Gough Whitlam MARK PARTON:    Greg’s on the line right now. G’day Greg. GREG HUNT:          And good morning. Now I hear a rumour that you may have won an award on the weekend? MARK PARTON: I did. Yes I did. GREG HUNT:          Best talk presenter and as…

National Heritage Listing for Koonalda Cave’s outstanding Aboriginal heritage

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE WITH MR ROWAN RAMSEY MP, FEDERAL MEMBER FOR GREY Today the Australian Government placed the Nullarbor Plain’s Koonalda Cave on the National Heritage List in recognition of its rare Aboriginal archaeology and heritage.  “I am delighted that Koonalda Cave has been given Australia’s highest heritage honour,” Mr Hunt said. “Aboriginal people have…