Long-range policy needs in fuel debate.

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Recent media:

The ongoing corruption of energy policy in Australia is witnessed again in the waste of public funds on political payback scenarios for an already subsidised and protected, and harmful agricultural industry.

Sweet ethanol deal for big NSW Labor donor:

THE Rees Labor Government is set to approve a $400 million expansion of an ethanol plant put forward by a company that is the biggest donor to the NSW ALP. ( The Australian, Dec 2, 2009)

As a result of the controversial expansion at its flour processing plant near Nowra on the NSW south coast, the Manildra Group will be the beneficiary ofrevenue lost to taxpayers nationally of $120 million a year.