Keywords: energy security, nuclear power, uranium enrichment, climate change, carbon dioxide emissions, free market, Australia, international relations, nuclear energy
The impact of energy security on Australia's international relations
In this speech, the opposition minister for foreign affairs and trade discusses the key issues facing Australia's energy security. He notes Australia's position as a net energy exporter, the need for rational approaches to reducing climate change, and the possibility of nuclear power as an alternative source of energy. He emphasised the need for international cooperation in dealing with these energy security issues.