30 August 16

Shine a light for the Reef tonight in Brisbane

Court dismissal turns into big, colourful public action.

29 August 16

Adani’s Carmichael mine: ACF will not give up

The Australian Conservation Foundation will not give up its efforts to stop Adani’s massive Carmichael coal mine, despite the Federal Court dismissing ACF’s challenge to the federal government’s approval of the mine.

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29 August 16

Queensland should cash in on solar jobs boom

In Queensland, 2700 direct jobs would be created if 10 new solar farm projects currently under consideration by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency go ahead. Yet the Federal government is considering cutting vital ARENA funding.

25 August 16

De-funding ARENA would stifle solar jobs growth in Queensland

ACF research shows 2,700 jobs could be created in Queensland if 10 big solar projects receive funding.

19 August 16

Queensland land clearing impasse threatens land and reef

The blocking of important land clearing laws in the Queensland Parliament threatens the state’s unique environment and will entrench ongoing run-off damage to the Great Barrier Reef, the Australian Conservation Foundation said today.

19 August 16

COAG must set Australia on clean energy path

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

18 August 16

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

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.