A week before the world looks to repair the disastrous outcome of Copenhagen with a global deal in Paris, the Murdoch camp closes Climate Spectator.
Renewable energy – and solar and wind energy in particular – will be at the core of any agreement in Paris to limit global warming. And Australia is being urged to pull its weight.
Report says cost of shifting whole continents to 100% renewables equal to wealth held by 0.00001% of world’s population. So what’s stopping us?
Report says Australia will only meet emissions target by using Kyoto ‘accounting benefit’. In real terms, emissions headed for 4% above 2000 levels by 2020.
Victoria’s Labor government has announced a wholesale review of the brown coal industry, as energy minister Lily D’Ambrosia confirms the state’s need to look to new and clean energy technologies, and the jobs of the future.
OECD deal to end export credits for new coal plant technology marred by Turnbull government-led compromise that could allow up to 16,000MW of extra coal plants – already in the planning pipeline – to be financed.