SYDNEY, Sept 11, 2018 - The Andrews’ Government support of renewables will lead to the creation of four new wind farms and two solar installations across the state, creating jobs in construction and maintenance while reducing emissions and power prices.
September, 10, 2018: Greenpeace Australia Pacific climbers have taken to the flagpoles outside Parliament House to send a message to new Prime Minister Scott Morrison as he returns for the first day in parliament since taking over as leader of the country.
September 6, 2018: Foreign Minister, Marise Payne’s, signing onto the Boe Declaration at the Pacific Island forum in Nauru is a welcome step but Australia must now back this gesture with deeds by introducing policies that rapidly reduce emissions.
September 5, 2018: Labor’s declaration they will look to reclaim $443 million of public money from a foundation backed by big polluters is a good step but will still fail to address the real cause of the Great Barrier Reef’s decline.
MELBOURNE, Aug 29, 2018 - Melbourne artists commissioned by Greenpeace have carved a spectacular ice sculpture, displaying three large busts of the Australian prime ministers toppled by the fossil fuel industry for acting to prevent climate change.
SYDNEY, Aug 22, 2018 - The dogged resistance of ordinary Australians who love renewables has combined with Victoria and other state and territory Labor states to kill off Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s renewables-wrecking National Energy Guarantee (NEG).
SYDNEY, Aug 20, 2018 - Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has again bowed to the extremists in the Coalition and removed the emissions reduction component of the National Energy Guarantee (NEG), retreating from the fight against climate change in a desperate bid to save his leadership.
SYDNEY, Aug 19, 2018: The Victorian Premier’s plan to subsidise the installation of hundreds of thousands of solar panels on the state’s roofs is an act of climate leadership, and an example of the type of hands-on renewable energy policy that will drive down power prices, in contrast to the Coalition’s do-nothing National Energy Guarantee (NEG).