News

  • Big Weather (and how to survive it)

    13 October 2020

    The summer is approaching and it has been nearly 12 months since last season’s devastating bushfires. ABC’s new three-part series explores what communities have faced and how they’re preparing for the next season. How can we all adapt, survive and thrive with less predictable and more frequent extreme weather?

  • Your lungs will thank you for switching to clean energy

    25 August 2020
    Greenpeace Australia Pacific

    Covid-19 has brought normal life all over the world to a virtual halt. With fewer cars on the roads and industry scaling down their operations, the skies have cleared, leading many to question just how much pollution we were breathing in during the “normal times”.

  • Gas is Just Another Dirty Fossil Fuel

    30 July 2020
    Nathaniel Pelle, Senior Campaigner

    Whatever Scott Morrison, oil and gas companies, or the Covid Commission would have you believe, fossil gas has no useful role to play in the energy transition or the economic response to COVID-19. In fact it's dirty, expensive, and unnecessary. Renewables are not only better for the climate, they are cheaper and create more jobs. Pursuing the concept of a ‘gas-led recovery’ would deliver economic as well as environmental ruin.

  • Morrison's 'Shonk Doctrine'

    1 February 2020
    David Ritter, CEO

    Morrison is using the climate emergency to try to force through a range of aggressive policies that will hurt Australia and worsen climate change on the basis of a series of dishonest, unreliable and devious justifications.