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Former Liberal Party leader: Climate change is the "economic, political, social and moral challenge of this century"

Dr John Hewson, leader of the Liberal Party from 1990-93, was the keynote speaker for the Eastern Climate Action Melbourne‘s Divestment Forum and Expo, held at the Box Hill Town Hall, last night. 1,318 more words


The Self Doubt of Greg Hunt

Hidden among the reaction to the first Australian Government Direct Action emissions abatement auctions is an interesting and revealing response from the relevant minister Greg Hunt… 196 more words


Earth Day 2015

In the wake of Ontario’s recent announcement of a cap and trade, greenhouse gas emissions trading system, we are pleased to celebrate Earth Day 2015 with you today.  http://earthday2015.ca/earthday2015/

Climate Change

A to Z April Blogging Challenge - A is for Answer



I intended to do a whole series on Australian animals for the A to Z Blogging Challenge this year. However, life and depression got in the way of getting my research done, and I can’t do each one as they come up because of other commitments. 387 more words

A-Z Blogging Challenge 2015

Reasons to change the zero-rated criteria for biomass in the EU ETS

The EU’s Emission Trading Scheme (ETS) is supposed to be the EU’s key tool to tackle climate change by putting a price on carbon emitted and pushing for a transition to low carbon technologies. 399 more words


Eco-leadership stalls in Assembly

Experts debate pros and cons of cap-and-trade as crucial deadline slips by

This article originally appeared in The Korea Times in January 2012.

By Philip Iglauer… 1,180 more words


Ontario Invites Public Input on Climate Change Strategy

Ontario has released a climate change discussion paper and invites citizens, businesses and communities to share ideas about how to fight climate change .

The government will engage aboriginal communities and hold province wide consultations with citizens, community organizations, industry stakeholders, municipal representatives and businesses, and will publically post the discussion paper for comment on the… 250 more words