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Treasurer Dominic Perrottet challenges Labor to commit to coal industry

Matthew Kelly
October 11 2018 - 7:00am

NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet has challenged Labor to pledge support for Hunter coal industry jobs in the face of the party’s commitment to growing the renewable energy sector. 

Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly


Matthew Kelly has worked as a journalist for more than 25 years. He has been working as a general reporter at the Newcastle Herald since 2018. In recent years he has reported on subjects including environment, energy, water security, manufacturing and higher education. He has previously covered issues including the health and environmental impacts of uncovered coal wagons in the Hunter Valley, the pollution of legacy of former industrial sites and freedom of information issues.