Tag Archives: adaptation

Wyong has a responsibility to act

We have been hearing lately about the winding back of Wyong Shire Council’s sea level rise measures. CEN recently made comments on the WSC LEP (Local Environmental Plan). The LEP is the head planning document that will govern development in … Continue reading

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Coal is Too Expensive

Coal has become more expensive than renewable energy and it is even more expensive when the carbon tax is added in. Photovoltaic electricity generation comes in at 20% cheaper than coal while wind generation is now 44% cheaper. Even gas … Continue reading

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A passionate opinion from Bernard

This is a quote mined from Tamino’s web site, Open Mind by Bernard (Bernard J. October 5, 2012 at 2:50 pm) http://tamino.wordpress.com/2012/10/04/oh-shit/#more-5731 Bernard reflects the urgency of action for today. We should take a leaf from his book! “I’ve said … Continue reading

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Report Released

At Woytopia, 28th Oct, Climate Future released its report on the Sea Level Rise Forum held recently in Woy Woy. The Report details the opinions of the community on what we should be doing to adapt to sea level rise and … Continue reading

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Renew your Energy with Climate Future at Woytopia

Climate Futureis running the Green Room Talks at the Woytopia Festival on Sun 28th Oct 2012 (http://www.woytopia.info/). Starting with the launch of the Report on the recent well attended Woy Woy Forum on Sea Level Rise, we have three speakers … Continue reading

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Sea Level Rise Seminar to be held at Woy Woy

Woy Woy and the wider Central Coast area is highly vulnerable to sea level rise due to the large number of waterfront properties and low-lying suburbs in the area. The Woy Woy  peninsula itself is only 7m above sea level … Continue reading

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Barriers to Adaptation

The Federal independant body, The Productivity Commission has prepared a study on the “Barriers to Effective Climate Change Adaptation”. They called for comment and held public meetings recently to collect responses on the report. Climate Future attended and presented comment … Continue reading

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