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Scotland Shows The Way

The Scottish Synod of the URC has decided to divest from fossil fuels.  Synod moderator, Rev. John Humphreys said they have “taken affirmative action against climate change and put people and the planet at the heart of their financial decision making.” 270 more words

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How long can we go on biting the hand that feeds us? Krebs Lecture, University of Canberra by Peter Garrett

I want to begin by adding my respectful acknowledgement of country, to the Ngunnawal people, the traditional custodians of this land.

I am very mindful that Aboriginal people lived and walked here long before the arrival of Europeans; that they managed the country thoughtfully and with care. 6,360 more words

Speeches / Transcripts

Is capitalism able to help us face the challenge we face with climate change?

No, capitalism is not able to help us face the challenges of climate change. What capitalism is able to do is help us not face these challenges. 296 more words


Pray for the people of Vanuatu

Cyclone Pam hit the Pacific archipelago of Vanuatu at the weekend with winds in excess of 185mph.  In some places, nearly everything has been destroyed, including homes and crops… 158 more words

Climate Change

General Election 2015: Ask the candidates the climate question – 10 (+25…+4...) questions

We would like constituents to be able to make an informed choice at the ballot box – with a clear idea of the parties’ policies on climate change and the environment. 518 more words


Congratulations To Straddie Camping

Congratulations to Straddie Camping on achieving the trifecta of Ecotourism Australia certification: Advanced Ecotourism, Respecting Our Culture, and Climate Action Business certifications!

Straddie Camping offers a diverse range of camping and accommodation options across various locations on North Stradbroke Island. 220 more words


Energy Efficiency for Your Electronics

Energy efficiency for electronics is a big action that can make a big difference. Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) says that the average house has about 25 different electronic gadgets, including televisions, phones, video game consoles, cable boxes, computers, and probably many more if you have little kids! 337 more words