Environment group launches legal challenge to Beetaloo gas grants, arguing resources minister Keith Pitt failed to consider risks of climate change. The post Environment group sues over Keith Pitt grants to Beetaloo gas projects appeared first on RenewEconomy.
As countries prepare to return to international negotiations on climate, Australia will find itself lumped in the club of fossil fuelled rogues. The post Xi Jinping, Bolsonaro, Putin and Morrison: The four leaders resisting global climate action appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Government controlled committee rejects Zali Steggall’s proposed climate bills, but two Liberals call for net zero 2050 target. The post Committee rejects Steggall’s climate bills, but rebel Liberals call for net zero by 2050 appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Adani says it wants kids to take personal responsibility for climate action, while new research shows the depth of its fossil fuel ambitions. The post Adani says it wants kids to take climate action, while it grows fossil fuel empire appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Australia again found to be lagging on climate action, ranking last of all 193 countries assessed in authoritative UN-backed report. The post Australia ranked dead last in world for climate action in latest UN report appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Climate Change Authority chair Grant King says there is a “secret society” that is pushing to remove Australia’s ban on nuclear power. The post Grant King flags “secret society” working to lift nuclear power ban appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Federal Court rules that the federal environment minister owes a ‘duty of care’ to protect children from climate impacts of coal mine expansion. The post Children win landmark climate change court case against Australian minister appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Australian Greens propose laws to make fossil fuel companies legally liable for climate change, labelling contradictory Morrison government budget “crazy”. The post “It is crazy:” Greens push new climate laws after Coalition’s fossil fuel subsidy spree appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Chris Bowen says Coalition’s antipathy to renewables is based on prejudice rather than ideology, and raises concerns about solar tax. The post “It is just prejudice against clean energy:” Bowen slams Coalition hostility to renewables appeared first on RenewEconomy.
Morrison government to gift more grants to the gas industry as a new UN report says cutting gas emissions key to limiting global warming. The post Coalition hands gas subsidy to billionaire as UN calls for rapid methane cuts appeared first on RenewEconomy.