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.

16 August 18

Adani’s latest plan further weakens protections for our clean water

Adani’s latest plans represents a material weakening of protections for Queensland groundwater.

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

14 August 18

Recommendation 4 of the ACCC inquiry in retail electricity pricing

The key design elements needed for government underwriting of dispatchable energy to ensure it supports clean projects that support cheap wind and solar, not new dirty coal.

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.

09 August 18

Review of the EPBC, agriculture and food production

Submission to the Review of the interaction between the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 and agriculture and food production.