Australia is scrambling to drill hundreds more gas wells, and more are planned. How could this be when the evidence of health impacts is so clear?
Water is our life support system in a drying continent, yet the coal and gas industries consume prodigious amounts of water each day.
Planet’s natural systems are on the verge of breakdown, after being ignored by economic theory and policies. That must change.
The argument that Australia’s LNG is good for global emissions – pushed by Santos chief Kevin Gallagher – cannot be substantiated.
The Equinor project has died in the Bight; so let’s have a post mortem now, rather than exhuming the corpse when its waters are threatened once more.
With an estimated 3000 deaths pa and many illnesses in Australia due to heart and lung disease from air pollution The Prime Minister’s proposal to keep open heavily polluting Liddell as the solution to his government’s failures in energy policy must be condemned.
The Land Court recommendation against expansion of New Acland Coal mine has exposed Queensland’s – and Australia’s – deeply flawed environmental and health assessment process.
Turnbull’s recent use of the word “delusional” reminds us that climate denial is still alive and kicking in mainstream Australian politics.
The release of Labor’s climate policy has led immediately to a resumption of World War I style trench warfare. It is a disgrace
The severity of natural disasters from extreme weather events is increased by climate change and is an important cause of harms to our health.