An article in The Australian details some of the costs for our biggest electricity producers should a price on carbon be instigated. http://www.theaustralian.com.au/national-affairs/climate/full-cost-of-carbon-would-cripple-companies/story-e6frg6xf-1226012257813 “just 30 companies are responsible for half Australia’s carbon emissions” (300 Mt). Advertisements
Be part of a National doorknocking climate change survey! Two years ago, in the green-seated chamber of Australia’s House of Representatives, a then little-known MP rose to make a reading in support of a bill he’d just introduced. The bill … Continue reading
Extreme precipitation events ARE GETTING WORSE as a result of human green house gas emissions. Yes, we are partly to blame for the flooding say 2 new papers in Nature. This is now! Not some ‘future time’ when climate change … Continue reading
The Climate Committee is meeting this Friday (18th Feb) and is expected to be making announcements about carbon pricing and other matters soon. An announcement of a low price on Carbon of around $20 per tonne is anticipated. The big polluters will disingenuously claim … Continue reading
[Emailed by one of our members on the 31 Jan 2011] Dear Maurice Newman, I am very disappointed in the continuing false “balance” of ABC reporting on the science of climate change. This science has now developed to the stage … Continue reading
Wednesday night, 9th Feb 2011, Gosford Uniting Church is hosting a Candidates Forum. Candidates for the coming State Election will answer questions on climate change.
New reports issued by National Academy of Sciences (USA) in response to a request by Congress state that the science of climate change has been established well enough to be accepted as fact. This echoes other recent statements from the … Continue reading