18 February 2021 The Australian

Labor senators Raff Ciccone and Alex Gallacher say the ALP should reconsider its long-term opposition to nuclear energy at next month’s national conference amid vast support within the ­Coalition to lift a ban on the controversial fuel source.

Senator Ciccone, the convener of the Victorian Right faction, said there should be a debate on whether nuclear energy could be an option to help Australia lower its emissions, after The Australian revealed two-thirds of ­Coalition MPs back lifting the ban. “We have got to look at all options in the lead-up to the nat­ional conference,” he said.

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