Tag Archives: mitigation

Action beyond Paris Agreement

It is now 25 years since the first global reports warned us that greenhouse gas emissions were a serious problem. I have watched the debate these two decades on climate change with increasing levels of concern. This is not some … Continue reading

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People’s Climate Rally

A number of Central Coast organisations were represented at the Climate Change Rally in November 2015. This included CEN and ACF Central Coast branch. The rally was held to remind governments that real action is needed at the Paris Climate … Continue reading

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Fear the Fossil Fuel Future Shock

Just how much of Australia’s coal should we export or allow to be burned and what is the implication for Australia’s economy if we leave our current reserves in the ground? Well, the latest report from Carbon Tracker Initiative deals … 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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Real Climate rounds up Earth’s Sensitivity

Real Climate has a roundup of the latest scientific papers dealing with sensitivity of our climate to CO2 increases with Part 1 of a planned series of posts. I will leave the detail up to you to read if you … 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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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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