20 August 18

Prime Minister abandons action on climate change

Parking pollution targets for the National Energy Guarantee is another low in Australian climate policy and has brought to light the unrepresentative influence of climate sceptics in our public life.

19 August 18

Victorian solar homes plan highlights missing climate leadership in Canberra

The Victorian solar homes plan will be good for our climate, good for clean energy, and good for household power bills.

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14 August 18

Designing the ‘plus’ in ‘NEG-plus’ to support clean projects

The ACCC recommendation must not be used as a Trojan horse to satisfy the ideological excesses of climate deniers in the Coalition who are obsessed with building a new polluting coal plant

10 August 18

ACF response to COAG Energy Council meeting outcome on the NEG

If the Turnbull Government is going to refuse to boost the NEG’s pollution target, then it must accept the state’s changes so a future government, of any political stripe, can embrace truly responsible climate action.

10 August 18

Adani must be held to account for environmental breaches

Until we stop its proposed coal mine, the health of our clean water and native species will be threatened by Adani’s reckless attitude.

07 August 18

Sensible compromise needed to deliver the NEG

If we are to salvage a solution on the NEG for our climate then the Turnbull Government must make amendments.

29 July 18

Overnight export of nuclear waste through Sydney highlights need for proper management regime

The Federal Government has not solved the complex management issues with nuclear waste, merely bought some time.

25 July 18

Final Commonwealth design paper shows NEG still fails on climate change

The Turnbull Government will implement a woefully inadequate 26 per cent climate pollution cut from electricity generation by 2030.