Michael McCormack tells state convention coal will be part of the mix but talks up need for national energy guarantee

The Nationals leader and deputy prime minister, Michael McCormack, has issued a subtle warning to the Queensland Liberal National party to fall in line with the government’s proposed energy policy, while leaving the door open for a coal-inclusive future.

A somewhat tired-looking McCormack addressed the LNP state convention on Saturday, as the warm-up for an exuberant Malcolm Turnbull, covering issues such as infrastructure and dams, before turning to the party’s biggest fight – energy policy – in the last minutes of his speech.

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