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Five Ways to live sustainably.

How do we live sustainably? The holistic nature of the problem makes definition difficult, but that doesn’t prevent us from having a go at it. We must try and define the problem, as this is usually the first step towards finding a solution. 663 more words


Where is the backbench opposition to Green cuts?

When the Tories won the election, I asked myself, and some colleagues, ‘who will keep them in check’? The answer from one particularly wise colleague was: ‘they will, they will keep themselves in check’. 551 more words


Bass Coast Shire Council partners with People's March

Last night Bass Coast Shire Council voted, unanimously, would you believe,  to become Partners with People’s Climate March. Can we publicise/leverage that other councils should also sign up? 57 more words

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2 Billion Cars

2 Billion Cars, a book by Daniel Sperling and Deborah Gordon.

This book is a very interesting read, particularly at this moment, with the backdrop of the VW emissions scandal in the media. 960 more words


Climate Action: Short-term work for a long-term goal

The Conference of Parties (COP), a yearly meeting of countries under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), will be on its 21st year of negotiations on December. 731 more words


RePower Port Augusta with solar thermal

The Opportunity: The Repower Port Augusta campaign has made many aware that solar thermal energy offers a possible, job rich, alternative to coal.

Many investments in renewable energy provide significant investment to international manufacturers of wind or solar energy. 570 more words

Climate Change Policy

Climate Change Strategy for 2015

What should a new Climate Change Strategy look like for South Australia?

This week the South Australian Government started consultation on a revision of its climate change strategy – to update… 1,112 more words

Climate Change Policy