Conflict of interests concerns over Adani loan (ABC radio PM)

By May 30, 2017 February 5th, 2018 Climate and Finance, Energy Transition, In the media

Two Commonwealth agencies considering a billion dollar loan to Adani have rejected any suggestion of slack governance standards.

Environmental lawyers are concerned two of the agencies' board members are also directors of companies that could benefit if the Adani project goes ahead.

Adani is seeking the loan for a railway to connect its proposed mega coal mine to a port in central Queensland.

Featured in this radio current affairs story:

David Barnden, Environmental Justice Australia

Ben Pennings, Galilee Blockade

Paul Oosting, Get Up

Curtis Pitt, Queensland Treasurer

Conflict of interests concerns over Adani loan (audio)

First broadcast on Monday 29 May 2017

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