Budget squandered 'best chance' to help living costs and climate at once

Ben Langford
Updated May 16 2024 - 5:14pm, first published May 15 2024 - 4:26pm
Austinmer engineer Saul Griffith marked the Budget a C, as it failed to fund household electrification. Picture by Paul Scambler.
Austinmer engineer Saul Griffith marked the Budget a C, as it failed to fund household electrification. Picture by Paul Scambler.

Tuesday's Federal Budget missed the best opportunity to make a real impact on families' spending and climate impact, the Austinmer engineer who has led a push for household decarbonisation said.

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Ben Langford

Ben Langford

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