Climate change is an issue the state government is taking "very seriously" but it stopped short of committing to proposed amendments proposed by advisory group Climate Tasmania.
Climate Tasmania is seeking bipartisan support for amendments to the Climate Change Act, which advocates for more serious intervention and support to transition Tasmania away from fossil fuels.
New Environment Minister Peter Gutwein did not confirm if the government would hold a meeting with Climate Tasmania but said climate change was a "serious challenge".
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"The government is investing to address the serious challenges we are faced with, such as investing up to $30 million to take the first phase of Battery of the Nation, and with support from the Commonwealth, $56 million is committed to develop a second Bass Strait interconnector," Mr Gutwein said.
"We have what the rest of the nation wants and needs - low cost, reliable clean energy and much needed energy storage," he said.
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Mr Gutwein said the government was funding a range of initiatives that would help the state transition away from fossil fuels, such as rolling out a statewide electric vehicle charging network, the Smarter Fleets program to help local government integrate electric vehicles into their fleets.
Opposition Environment Minister Alison Standen said the Labor Party had already had several productive meetings with Climate Tasmania on its plans.
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"Labor took strong policies on climate change to the last election including increasing electric car usage to reduce reliance on fossil fuels and a target of zero net emissions by 2035," Ms Standen said.
"We will continue to work across the community to listen to the experts and leverage Tasmania's renewable energy advantage to tackle the threat of climate change.
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Ms Standen said the Opposition urged the state government to "start taking this issue seriously."
It follows a motion at the Local Government Association of Tasmania conference that urged urgent and collaborative action on the "climate emergency."