Adani loan too much of a risk for taxpayers
01 August 2017
A $1 billion concessional loan to the controversial Adani Carmichael mine project in Queensland's Galilee Basin could expose taxpayers to a high risk of losing their money, according to an independent business analysis.
The economic assessment of the troubled project's outlook found the collapsing coal price, the uncertain global picture for thermal coal, and the $21.7 billion project's heavy reliance on external financing contributed to a high risk for taxpayers.
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