A string of protests have erupted across the country in angry response to the Federal Government’s announcement on Monday that Australia would only cut its greenhouse gas emissions by between 5 and 15% by 2020. At the same time, a coalition of over 60 Australian environment and community groups have united to condemn the Rudd’s announcement of what amounts to an ineffectual greenhouse reduction target.
December 17th, 2008 · No Comments
October 16th, 2008 · 2 Comments
Ross Garnaut has released his final report on Australia’s proposed Emissions Trading Scheme, outlining how he thinks Australia should tackle the growing climate crisis. But does his model provide for real action on climate change and a just transition to a low carbon economy?
This forum will look at what an ETS needs to achieve real [...]
September 2nd, 2008 · 1 Comment
This is an urgent call for your voice to be heard on the issue of climate change. The Adelaide Hills Climate Action Group have created a simple template to make a submission to the Federal Government’s Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme by September 10 – get it here.