News Releases

  • Greenpeace: we like big climate budgets and we cannot lie

    11 May 2023

    Greenpeace Australia Pacific has welcomed the Western Australian Government’s Budget investment in coal transition, renewable energy and transmission upgrades, but warned the Government must not let the gas industry undermine progress.

  • Don’t let gas undermine climate and cost of living progress

    9 May 2023

    Tuesday 9 May, 2023 - In response to the Federal Budget, Greenpeace Australia Pacific welcomed the Government’s investment in renewable energy and household electrification, but noted the Government must not let the gas industry undermine progress.

  • Perth makes a splash against new gas

    22 April 2023

    FREMANTLE, 22 April 2023 –More than a hundred people have joined a paddle-out at Fremantle’s South Beach in a display of community opposition to Woodside Energy’s gas expansion plans, calling for climate and ocean protection.

  • National EV strategy welcomed but true test comes next: Greenpeace

    19 April 2023

    SYDNEY 19 April 2023 – Greenpeace Australia Pacific has welcomed the Federal Government’s commitment to establish a Fuel Efficiency Standard (FES) as part of its National Electric Vehicle Strategy, but says a robust, strong policy must follow.

  • AGL’s Liddell closure a tipping point for Australia’s energy transition

    17 April 2023

    SYDNEY, Monday 17 April 2023 - The final closure of AGL’s Liddell coal-burning power station, starting today and culminating on the 28th of April, is a win for the climate and a major tipping point for Australia’s transition to clean, renewable energy, says Greenpeace Australia Pacific.

  • Groundbreaking climate campaign sets sail for International Court of Justice

    30 March 2023

    SYDNEY, Thursday 30 March 2023 – Governments will now be forced to consider the human rights impacts of their climate policies and be compelled to take more ambitious action under existing international agreements, thanks to a Vanuatu-led resolution, co-sponsored by Australia, which passed overnight with unanimous support from members of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

  • Toyota’s appeal on dodgy diesels denied

    28 March 2023

    SYDNEY, 28 March 2023 – Greenpeace Australia Pacific has welcomed a Full Court decision yesterday, which largely knocked back Toyota’s appeal against compensation payouts for defective filters.