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Tristan Knowles

The Federal government's Energy White Paper released by Industry Minister Ian MacFarlane, is a massive missed opportunity that will lock Australia into old, polluting technology at the very time we need to be incentivising renewables

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Livia Cullen

Our Great Barrier Reef, our national parks, our World Heritage sites are all written into the Australian identity. They are an integral part of who we are.

April 15, 2015

Once removed from their land in shackles, the Olkola Traditional Owners are finally heading home to their land on Cape York Peninsula..

April 8, 2015

The iconic and unique cassowary is under threat and must be protected at all levels of government.

Walking with the Wuthathi — all the way - January 5, 2015

The story of the protection of Shelburne Bay on Cape York’s northern tip goes back several decades and involves a cast of many. 

Who took the conservative out of conservation? - December 6, 2014

In the 12 months since its election the Abbott Government’s reckless mismanagement of the environment has condemned Australians to a more polluted, sicker and less secure future.

Jessie Borrelle

Today I decided to take a trip to one of my favouite places on the interwebs, the Australian Government Clean Energy Future website. But all I found was a bunch of 404s, more commonly known as the Coalition's Direct Action plan.

40,000 march in Tokyo with clear anti-nuclear message for Australia
Dave Sweeney

40,000 plus are marching today in Tokyo against nuclear power with a clear message for Australia to leave the uranium in the ground.

 

“Should we let the market determine our energy mix?”
Brett Parris

Many business leaders and politicians argue that when it comes to energy, the free market should decide.