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National Farmers' Federation calls for market-based mechanism to secure clean and affordable energy, such as an emissions intensity scheme

March 19, 2017 - 00:16 -- Admin

I’ve grown old waiting for Liberal and Nationals members of parliament to turn and squarely face the reality of global warming and climate change.I suspect that I will be long dead before they actually do.Once more the call went out to government………The Guardian, 7 March 2017:The National Farmers’ Federation has called for a market-based me

America about to learn how ideology-driven budget & regulatory cuts can play havoc with the natural world and wreck quality of life

March 17, 2017 - 00:15 -- Admin

Sadly US citizens are about to learn the hard lessons Australians have learnt under the far-right Abbott and Turnbull governments when ideology finally consumed all other considerations.Mother Jones, 6 March 2017:President Donald Trump promised during the campaign to get rid of the Environmental Protection Agency "

Berejiklian continues Baird privatisation madness

March 16, 2017 - 00:16 -- Admin

The Sydney Morning Herald, 12 March 2017:Serious concerns are being raised about the Berejiklian government's land titles registry sell-off, with multiple parties privy to the process claiming it is being rushed and the wrong model is being used.One source in the data room says the auction of Land and Property Information (LPI) is going too fast and c