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Climate experts want fossil fuel industry to pay for bushfire crisis

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Climate experts, former firefighters, doctors and bushfire survivors are urging the Federal Government to introduce a levy on the fossil fuel industry for a climate disaster fund to help pay for the impact of climate fuelled bushfire costs.“If an industry produces a product, which is later found to be hazardous, it’s bound by law to help clean it up,” Emergency Leaders for Climate Action (ELCA) member and former Fire & Rescue NSW commissioner Greg Mullins told NCA NewsWire.
“It’s an establi…

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