Category Archives: energy issues

Where is our $550?

The Prime Minister keeps saying that every household is $550 better off due to the scrapping of the carbon tax. Yesterday he said that the best thing he has done for Australian women is the extra $550 in their household … Continue reading

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AUSTRALIA’S CLIMATE CHANGE RATING AT BOTTOM OF CLASS

Australia ranks 5th from the bottom on the world Climate Change Performance Index. This annual review by Germanwatch and Climate Action Network Europe compares action in the 58 countries which produce 90% of world emissions. http://germanwatch.org/en/download/8599.pdf We rate worse than … Continue reading

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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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