The Greens’ plan to lower farm energy bills would greatly help farmers in the Maranoa electorate, says Greens’ local candidate for the Federal election, Grant Newson.
Greens candidate for Maranoa Grant Newson is concerned that areas which have been clear-felled inside the boundaries of the Bunya Mountains National Park could be earmarked for future development.
Mr Newson has posted screenshots taken from Google Earth on his Facebook page which show forested areas that have been logged inside the park since 2006.
Greens in Maranoa push for the truth about solar energy
Greens candidate for Maranoa Grant Newson has dismissed the news of the Palmer United Party standing a candidate for the seat.
“Family friend or not of Clive, John (Bjelke-Petersen) is just not up to the task,” Mr Newson told southburnett.com.au today.
Greens candidate for Maranoa Grant Newson attended a public forum in Kingaroy on Monday night to voice his opposition to the sale of public assets by the State Government.
The forum, which was held on the eve of the release of Commission of Audit report, outlined the possible consequences of selling off Queensland’s public assets such as the electricity grid.
The Greens Federal candidates for Maranoa - Grant Newson and Groom - Trevor Smith attended, and Queensland Greens lead Senate candidate Adam Stone spoke at, a rally of land owners threatened by Arrow Energy Coal Seam Gas industry at Nangwee Saturday.