Monthly Archives: August 2013

WHAT HAPPENED TO CLEAN ENERGY?

Why isn’t Australia leading the world in wind and solar energy? Travelling in Europe last month, there was evidence that other countries are investing heavily. Denmark had extensive wind farms off-shore, northern Spain had widespread windmills and solar farms, and … Continue reading

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FUNDING FOR THE ENVIRONMENT GONE MISSING

Back in mid-June, environment and community groups were sweating over applications to the Biodiversity Fund for scarce funding for essential projects to continue sustainable management of precious environmental resources. By late July, newly returned Prime Minister Kevin Rudd was announcing … Continue reading

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