As debate continues in Canberra on climate, local MP Tony Pasin has backed Opposition Leader Peter Dutton's comments on a nuclear debate.
Is it sits the coalition will look to explore advanced nuclear technologies, which they say would reduce power prices.
Member for barker, Tony Pasin says "Nuclear energy is a mature, proven technology that has the possibility to provide reliable, emissions-free, base-load electricity".
Those comments come as parliament meets today were it's expected a carbon emission cut target of 43% by 2030 will be set, based on 2005 emissions data.
Image - Supplied, Tony Pasin MP.