Huge industry response to government new generation scheme

THE federal government’s controversial New Generation Investments Program which will provide power companies with taxpayer funds to help underwrite new generation has received some 66 submissions despite industry having had just six weeks to register interest.

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According to a statement from energy minister Angus Taylor's office, the proposals include a "balanced mix of sources of generation including coal, gas and hydro".