Australia again ranked amongst the worst for climate action, lagging behind on renewables uptake, EV adoption and fossil fuel phase-out. The post Ahead of COP26, Australia ranked among worst in G20 on climate action appeared first on RenewEconomy.
New survey shows 8 in 10 Australians support the phase-out of coal power, and vast majority say economic recovery should be powered by renewables, not gas. The post Australians reject “gas led recovery” as climate concern surges to new highs appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Morrison still hasn’t landed a 2050 target as the Nationals state their demands – but there’s at least one sign Morrison will head to Glasgow. The post At least one group expects Morrison in Glasgow, but will he go? appeared first on RenewEconomy.
The Climate Change Authority says stronger climate action is key to Australia’s global competitiveness The post Makes no sense to think of emission cuts as a cost, says Morrison government advisor appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Australia’s richest person, Gina Rinehart, uses message to school students to peddle long-discredited claims that global warming is not real. The post Gina Rinehart peddles climate denial to students in bizarre video rant appeared first on RenewEconomy.
A majority of AGL shareholders support motion calling for a Paris aligned business transition, as bid by teenager for board seat falls short. The post AGL gets climate action lesson from angry investors and inspired teenager appeared first on RenewEconomy.
There is growing speculation that Morrison will adopt a 2050 target for net zero – but the science, and Australia’s allies, say it’s too little too late. The post Too little, too late: Morrison may want praise in Glasgow, but net zero by 2050 won’t cut it appeared first on RenewEconomy.
BHP board backs shareholder push to review membership of industry groups opposed to climate action – but will it change anything? The post BHP board backs shareholder call to review membership of pro-coal industry groups appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Vast majority of Australian health professionals say climate change is a serious problem, and better information needed on links between climate and health. The post Australia’s public health already being hit by climate change, professionals say appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Australia’s only commercial solar panel manufacturer begins decommissioning of its original factory, ahead of an expansion into bigger digs. The post Tindo decommissions Australia’s only solar module factory, ahead of expansion appeared first on RenewEconomy.