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Guy Ragen

NASA's declaration that 2014 was the hottest year on record means nine of the ten hottest years have taken place in the 21st century. It's time to act.

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Guy Ragen

Climate change is creating conditions that make extreme weather more likely and more dangerous, writes ACF's Guy Ragen in Huffington Post.

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. 

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.

Step by step, conservative forces move to silence NGOs' voices - September 5, 2014

Twelve months into the Abbott government, conservative forces are mounting a new push focused on silencing climate change debate and protecting corporations.

The Sixth Extinction - An Unnatural History - September 30, 2014

Elizabeth Kolbert asks the fundamental question of what it means to be human as we face the reality of the most devastating mass extinction since dinosaurs walked the planet.

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.