<iframe src="//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-K3L4M3" height="0" width="0" style="display:none;visibility:hidden">

Features Australia

Business/Robbery, etc

Are Teals sitting ducks on solar-panelled rooftops?

13 January 2024

9:00 AM

13 January 2024

9:00 AM

Australia has the world’s highest uptake of rooftop solar systems, with around 3.4 million installations in use on the roofs of 37 per cent of the nation’s free-standing dwellings. But there is one distinctive group that refuses to join this ‘planet-saving’ party. It is made up of the Green-dominated inner-suburban seats close to our major cities – and the six Teal former blue-ribbon Liberal seats lost to a populist environmental cause at the last federal election.

Already a subscriber? Log in

Subscribe for just $2 a week

Try a month of The Spectator Australia absolutely free and without commitment. Not only that but – if you choose to continue – you’ll pay just $2 a week for your first year.

  • Unlimited access to spectator.com.au and app
  • The weekly edition on the Spectator Australia app
  • Spectator podcasts and newsletters
  • Full access to spectator.co.uk

Unlock this article


You might disagree with half of it, but you’ll enjoy reading all of it. Try your first month for free, then just $2 a week for the remainder of your first year.


Don't miss out

Join the conversation with other Spectator Australia readers. Subscribe to leave a comment.

Already a subscriber? Log in