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  • Intergenerational report locks in intergenerational theft - March 5, 2015

    The Federal Government’s Intergenerational Report pays lip service to the environment, but it paints a future where Australia remains stuck with a fossil fuel-driven economy, the Australian Conservation Foundation said today.

  • Moving beyond Muckaty: next step in Aust’s radioactive waste story - March 2, 2015

    Environment groups have urged the federal government to deliver on its commitment not to impose radioactive waste storage on unwilling communities, as announced by Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane today.

  • Flaws in plan to hand over assessment powers to states - March 2, 2015

    Amid renewed community concern over plans for 16 new or expanded coal mines in the upper Hunter Valley, ACF has exposed a major flaw in a draft agreement between the NSW and Commonwealth governments on environmental assessment powers.