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Category: Climate

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The walking dead in Washington

The walking dead in Washington

How can a Trump Presidency be positive? Surely this is a major setback for action on climate change, inequality, human rights and global security?

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This is what 4 million solar panels look like from space

This is what 4 million solar panels look like from space

The installation oatthe Longyangxia Dam Solar Park currently has the capacity to generate 850 megawatts of electricity, or enough to power roughly 140,000 U.S. homes.

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Labor's policy dance likely means more gas, not renewables

Labor’s policy dance likely means more gas, not renewables

The designers of the scheme Labor has embraced to meet climate targets admit it is designed to promote gas, not wind or solar – even with a 50% emission reduction target.

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APRA says climate change already poses "system-side" financial risks

APRA says climate change already poses “system-side” financial risks

Australia’s premier financial regulatory body has delivered a stark warning to the country’s politicians, saying that climate change already poses “system-side” financial risks.

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Origin chief says "clear" emissions policy key to energy market transition

Origin chief says “clear” emissions policy key to energy market transition

Origin Energy CEO says industry investment in renewables needs clarity around Australia’s emissions reduction targets.

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Why is Labor so hopeless at defending renewables policy?

Why is Labor so hopeless at defending renewables policy?

Labor appears to have made huge backflip on renewables in effort to hide Bill Shorten’s hopeless attempts to defend the policy. Instead of a fixed target, they want to lump renewables into an emission trading scheme, which is more likely to bring new wind and solar to a halt.

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Is this the dumbest thing ever written by Murdoch media on climate?

Is this the dumbest thing ever written by Murdoch media on climate?

No doubt the competition is fierce, but this could be the dumbest thing ever written by a Murdoch employee on climate change.

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Oklahoma’s sweltering February - near 100°F in dead of winter

Oklahoma’s sweltering February – near 100°F in dead of winter

The state that gave us new EPA chief Scott Pruitt and fellow climate denier James Inhofe just saw temperatures near 100ºF in the dead of winter.

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Sea ice hits record lows at both poles

Sea ice hits record lows at both poles

The repeated bouts of warm weather this season could push the Arctic to a record low winter peak for the third year in a row.

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The anatomy of an energy crisis - a pictorial guide

The anatomy of an energy crisis – a pictorial guide

Who could forget the energy “crises” that affected electricity supply across south-eastern Australia last year.

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Conservatives attack chief scientist for failing to toe fossil fuel line

Conservatives attack chief scientist for failing to toe fossil fuel line

Conservative media launches attack against chief scientist Alan Finkel for not whole-heartedly embracing fossil fuels as energy debate sinks further into mire.