21 Jun 2021

Climate change: Restaurants want to keep gas burners

From Morning Report, 8:54 am on 21 June 2021

The debate over the future of natural gas is heating up, with stark warnings from the hospitality sector that switching it off could snuff out a struggling industry.

Some leading restaurateurs are accusing the Climate Change Commission of ignoring their concerns and slam its recommendation to ban new connections as "utopian and unrealistic".

Reporter Finlay Dunseath has more.