Abbott can't have it both ways on climate policy

18 June 15

When it comes to the Federal government promoting both coal and nuclear – they are wrong on both fronts. Neither coal nor nuclear provide the answer to future energy security and economic prosperity, writes Victoria McKenzie-McHarg

Beyond Muckaty: The Path Towards Responsible Radioactive Waste Management

18 June 15

The federal government has clearly taken on some of the lessons from previous mistakes. Can Macfarlane finally get it right, asks Dave Sweeney

Australia increasingly isolated on climate policy

17 June 15

There is a clear need for more critical discussion in the Cabinet room on Australia’s environment policy in the lead up to the Paris round of negotiations on the climate targets, writes Matthew Rose

Federal government must allow states to move on renewables

11 June 15

Despite foot-dragging in Canberra, there may still be a way to advance renewable energy at the State level, writes Leigh Ewbank and Suzanne Harter

Australia isolated on climate after G7 meeting

10 June 15

Many countries can see the writing on the wall why not Australia? asks Matthew Rose

Cape York clearing threatens tourism icons

10 June 15

Denuded landscapes threaten biodiversity, writes Andrew Picone

Australians, unlike their politicians, care about the environment

05 June 15

On World Environment Day ACF's CEO Kelly O'Shanassy says politicians need to start acting in the interests of the people they represent

Climate must be a factor in assessing coal mine 'benefits'

01 June 15

Tony Abbott was in Townsville recently exhorting the region's business community to develop a plan for a coal fired power station, one that could be paid for through the $5 billion subsidised loan facility set aside in the recent Federal Budget, writes Matthew Rose