Forrest urges renewables rush, a carbon levy and farm land protection

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Updated February 26 2024 - 4:45pm, first published 4:38pm
Andrew Forrest: renewable roll out should not come at the cost of prime farming land. Picture supplied.
Andrew Forrest: renewable roll out should not come at the cost of prime farming land. Picture supplied.

Fortescue Metals executive chair Andrew Forrest has said the government's energy infrastructure push into regional Australia should not come at the expense of prime farmland.

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Jason Gregory

National Rural Affairs Writer

National rural affairs writer for ACM's agricultural print and digital publications, covering federal politics, agri-politics and life in the regions. 2023 National Rural Press Club award winner. Send story tips to jason.gregory@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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