Senate debates

Tuesday, 11 May 2021

Questions without Notice

Climate Change

3:00 pm

Photo of Larissa WatersLarissa Waters (Queensland, Australian Greens) Share this | Hansard source

Minister, can you confirm Australia Institute figures that fossil fuel subsidies from the federal government cost Australians a staggering $9.13 billion in the current financial year, which means that, for every minute of every day, $17,378 of public money was given to coal, oil and gas companies and major users of fossil fuels?


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