And, as we know from the last dozen years of hard-won experience, you can’t win an election without winning the politics of climate and energy.
- Peter Hartcher
Ever since both John Howard and Kevin Rudd went to the 2007 election promising emissions trading schemes, Australian politics in this field might have been titled after a Dostoyevsky novel Crime and Punishment.
It’s been about carbon crimes and how to punish them.
The emphasis has been on who…