Dropping anti-nukes ex-MP into top job 'not political'

By Dominic Giannini and Aaron Sheldrick
Updated June 25 2024 - 8:15am, first published 8:13am
Matt Kean might not be a fan of nuclear energy but that's not why he was elevated, Labor says. (EPA PHOTO)
Matt Kean might not be a fan of nuclear energy but that's not why he was elevated, Labor says. (EPA PHOTO)

The appointment of ex-NSW Liberal treasurer Matt Kean as chair of the Climate Change Authority in the middle of a war of words on nuclear energy was not a political move, the environment minister says.

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