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Climate Change: Are We Doing Enough?

Was the Titanic Unsinkable? Earth Day 2015 has come and gone. There was no reason to post anything to celebrate it.

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Keep it Clean

A hundred and fifty years ago Joseph Lister discovered that simple hygiene for surgeons, doctors and nurses would prevent most commonplace diseases contracted after operations in hospitals. 169 more words

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Carbon sequestration - focus of community koala recovery efforts

As a result of the first ‘Direct Action’ auction, the federal government has purchased 47 million tonnes of ‘carbon abatement’ for $660 million. While the amount individual projects recieved is secret, the average price was $13.95 per tonne, with bulk of the payments going to native forest sequestration, 28m tonnes and landfill, 18m tonnes. 459 more words

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Temp records under review

We know they are jacking with the temps. So they can keep saying hottest this and hottest that. 8 more words

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Divestments and the Risks of Stranded Assets

As the dialogue on divestment and carbon free economy increases, it is creating an increased risk for assets commonly referred to as “stranded assets”. University of Oxford’s Stranded Assets Programme describes it as “assets that have suffered from unanticipated or premature write-downs, devaluations or conversion to liabilities.” It goes something like this. 696 more words

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