PM digs in over climate targets ahead of G7

PRIME minister Scott Morrison has used a speech at the PerthUSAsia Centre in Perth to defend his government’s climate and energy policies before he jets off to the UK to attend the G7 summit, where he is likely to face further pressure to ramp up efforts to reduce emissions.

PM digs in over climate targets ahead of G7 PM digs in over climate targets ahead of G7 PM digs in over climate targets ahead of G7 PM digs in over climate targets ahead of G7 PM digs in over climate targets ahead of G7

Morrison speaking at the PerthUSAsia Centre in Perth on Wednesday

He will fly to the "G7 plus" meeting in Cornwall, where he will represent Australia as a guest along with India, South Korea and South Africa.