CLIMATE POLLUTION – TURNBULL AND FRYDENBERG FAILING

Mounds of coal along the coastline of Queensland at the port of Hay Point, located around 450km southeast of the city of Townsville. Photo: Patrick Hamilton/Greenpeace/Reuters

Climate pollution rising: Turnbull, Frydenberg failing By Matthew Rose and Suzanne Harter on 1 March 2017 By Matthew Rose and Suzanne Harter If the Turnbull government had to pay a dollar for every time a minister claimed Australia was ‘meeting and beating’ … Continue reading

ADANI – ACF MOUNTS FURTHER LEGAL CHALLENGE !

2014111144927148734_20

Adani’s Australian Carmichael coal mine faces new legal challenge Sydney (Platts)–19 Sep 2016 901 am EDT/1301 GMT   Adani Mining’s giant Galilee Basin thermal coal project in Australia’s Queensland state is facing another legal hurdle as the Australian Conservation Foundation, … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – HORRIFIC BLEACHING GOVT ACTION URGENTLY NEEDED

Great Barrier Reef In Crisis: “It’s Just Terrible. Horrific.” Australia’s iconic reef has been hit by its worst ever bleaching event this year. Without urgent government action the future looks worse. Much worse. posted on Jun. 27, 2016, at 6:09 … Continue reading

BILL McKIBBEN – HOW TO SAVE THE PLANET – ESSENTIAL READING

2900

BILL McKIBBEN ON HOW TO SAVE THE PLANET HOMEENVIRONMENT IMAGE: Thom Mitchell. Sketching The Fight: Bill McKibben On How To Save The Planet By Thom Mitchell on April 24, 2016Environment In the “dark shadow of what’s happened in the Great Barrier Reef,” … Continue reading

AUSTRALIA’S SHAME AS THE REEF TAKES A MASSIVE BLOW FROM CLIMATE CHANGE

reef coral bleaching

AUSTRALIA’S SHAME – THE POLITICAL BULLSHIT BEING PUSHED BY HUNT FINISHING OFF THE JOB LABOR CREATED.   The Great Barrier Reef may be dying.   Loss of coral is so dire that apparently, even scientists are weeping.   But the … Continue reading

Australia approved coalmine because it isn’t a ‘neo-colonialist’ power, Greg Hunt claims

greg hunt on abbott point

(Greg Hunt) Environment minister defends approval of Indian company Adani’s $16bn Carmichael mine, saying ‘poorest should be able to make their own decisions’ The Australian government approved Adani’s controversial $16bn Carmichael coalmine in Queensland because it was not a “neo-colonialist”power … Continue reading

Tim Flannery and Third Way climate change solutions

tim flannery

Tim Flannery Interview Seaweed and ice: a scientist’s weapons against climate change A global deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions or geoengineering initiatives to cool the planet: these two options tend to dominate current thinking about climate change. But Australian palaeontologist … Continue reading