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Paris Agreement ratification demands huge climate u-turn from Australian govt

Press release | 10 November, 2016 at 9:30

Sydney, 10 November 2015 – Responding to Australia’s ratification of the Paris climate agreement, Greenpeace Australia Pacific’s climate and energy campaigner Shani Tager said:

Greenpeace asks Turnbull 'to keep our promise' as Paris enters into force

Press release | 3 November, 2016 at 18:30

“Signatures on a document are not enough. The targets in the agreement are very ambitious, and can only be met if the vast majority of Australian coal, oil and gas is left unmined and unburned. The question for Malcolm Turnbull is: Will we keep...

Hazelwood closure: Turnbull should put people & renewables over coal lobby interests

Press release | 3 November, 2016 at 14:40

Sydney, 3 November 2015 – Responding to the announced closure of the Hazelwood power station in Victoria, Greenpeace Australia Pacific’s climate and energy campaigner, Nikola Casule, said:

Get out of the coal lobby’s bed, Turnbull: Greenpeace reacts to CSIRO report

Press release | 27 October, 2016 at 11:54

Sydney, 27 October 2016 - Reacting to the release of the CSIRO’s State of the Climate 2016 report, Greenpeace Australia Pacific’s climate and energy campaigner, Nikola Casule said:

Australia’s coal politics are undermining democratic and Indigenous rights

Blog entry by Greenpeace Australia Pacific | 26 October, 2016

Can Australia achieve fair and open decision-making when big coal players are involved? The case of Adani’s proposed Carmichael coal mine suggests the answer... The post Australia’s coal politics are undermining democratic and...

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