29 September 16

Australia unprepared for increase in extreme weather events

Coal is fuelling climate change, but some people want to blame renewables for SA power outage.

19 September 16

ACF appeals Federal Court decision on Adani’s Carmichael coal mine

The Australian Conservation Foundation has lodged an appeal to the Federal Court’s decision which found the approval of Adani’s Carmichael coal mine to be lawful.

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13 September 16

Attacks on renewable energy must stop

The federal government and opposition have agreed to slash funding for ARENA.

12 September 16

Weak conditions of approval for the Carmichael coal mine give Adani a ‘licence to kill’

New report shows no penalty for Adani if massive coal mine does more environmental damage than expected.

09 September 16

Six years left until Australia reaches its climate pollution limit

European think tank says moves to increase export capacity, commission new coal mines and drill more gas wells are irreconcilable with Australia’s commitments as a signatory to the Paris Agreement.

07 September 16

ARENA cuts threaten thousands of regional jobs

The federal government’s proposed $1.3 billion cut to the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) threatens more than 5,100 direct jobs in regional areas across the country, the Australian Conservation Foundation said today.

31 August 16

Shine a light for the Reef tonight in Melbourne

The Federal Court may have dismissed the Australian Conservation Foundation’s challenge to the approval of Adani’s Carmichael mine, but ACF is not giving up and is determined to stop the massive coal mine proposed for central Queensland.

30 August 16

Shine a light for the Reef tonight in Brisbane

Court dismissal turns into big, colourful public action.