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COAG must set Australia on clean energy path

19 August 16

The COAG Energy Council meeting should be used to come up with a plan for Australia to move away from coal to renewable energy.


Will Buru Energy's plan to frack the Kimberleys cost Barnett the election?

18 August 16

WA Labor's pre-election commitment to a public inquiry on fracking is gathering support after the Barnett Government approved Buru Energy's fracking for gas in the iconic Kimberley region.

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Dear Minister Frydenberg – by ACF President Geoff Cousins

06 August 16

ACF President Geoff Cousins write in the Saturday Paper about Josh Frydenberg's biggest challenges.

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No way Jay! Don't support a plan to ship, store and bury the world's radioactive waste in Australia

Petitioning South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill

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Ask the new Environment Minister to lead on clean energy

Australia’s new Minister for Energy and the Environment, Josh Frydenberg, has critical decisions to make.

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5 ideas whose time has come

It’s time to champion big ideas. And common sense. Like cutting pollution and powering our lives with clean energy from sun and wind. Creating strong laws to protect the air we breathe, the water we drink and the places we love. 

5 places we love

We love the web of life right across our continent, from the Kimberley to the Murray, from the reef right down the Great Dividing Range to Tasmania’s forests. We can connect and protect our mountain ranges, ancient forests, living reefs and life-giving rivers.