Farmer, Nationals fury at Victoria's "reckless" plan to fast-track renewable projects

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Updated March 17 2024 - 8:35pm, first published March 15 2024 - 6:45am
Nationals leader David Littleproud says no renewable project should be above scrutiny, "especially when it involves prime agricultural land." Photo by Elesa Kurtz.
Nationals leader David Littleproud says no renewable project should be above scrutiny, "especially when it involves prime agricultural land." Photo by Elesa Kurtz.

New Victorian government plans to fast-track solar and wind renewable projects will reportedly force farmers and local communities to the Supreme Court to protest approvals.

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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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