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Origin shareholders deliver stunning statement on anti-climate lobbying

By Giles Parkinson Resolution calling on Origin to review membership of business groups lobbying against climate change initiatives receives 46 per cent support. “Massive”, say activists. The post Origin shareholders deliver stunning statement on anti-climate lobbying appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renew Economy

The Artificial Intelligence of Climate Policy

By Jim Baird A promise to compel your children to do something you aren’t prepared to do your self is hypocrisy that they will never forgive you for.A tax on carbon intended to bring about a reduction in.. Click headline for full article Read Full Article Here For more great articles: The Energy Collective –…

States and territories lead way on renewables, climate

By Petra Stock A snapshot of the renewables action happening across Australia shows states and territories blitzing the field, in spite of current federal inaction. The post States and territories lead way on renewables, climate appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renew Economy

How Manufacturing Firms Can Save Energy

By Rachel Oliver Regardless of the industry type, manufacturing firms are the largest consumers of fossil fuels that drive their operations.Statistics reveal the global industrial manufacturing sector uses.. Click headline for full article Read Full Article Here For more great articles: The Energy Collective – The world’s best thinkers on energy & climate

Australia should be ‘exporting sunshine, not coal’, economist Jeffrey Sachs tells Q&A

By Calla Wahlquist US analyst criticises successive governments for defending coal in wake of alarming IPCC report on climate changeEconomist Jeffrey Sachs has criticised successive Australian governments for “defending a 19th or 20th century industry” rather than taking decisive action on climate change, saying Australia should be “exporting sunshine, not coal”.“Make a plan, make a…

Weatherwatch: the UK’s climate is ideal for renewable energy

By Paul Brown Britain is a leader in offshore wind but lacks political will to invest in other emerging technologiesA maritime climate with wind, sun and waves and an island surrounded by shallow seas with a high tidal range makes the UK probably the best-placed country in the world to take advantage of renewable energy.Britain…

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