About GroundSwell Bass Coast

Escalator500We’re a community group concerned with understanding the many dimensions of climate change, located 120km SE of Melbourne. We meet at San Remo pub, at 7.30PM on alternate Tuesdays, everybody welcome. Please click Climate Emergency Petition to help make climate a big election issue.

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LNP even further out of touch

From just one month ago, with LNP headed for Tuesday self destruction, 3-word slogan fight, with no future whichever wins:

https://reneweconomy.com.au/lnp-turns-back-wind-solar-storage-emissions-cuts-23187/?utm_source=RE+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=15dde20a9d-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_07_09_04_44&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_46a1943223-15dde20a9d-40201417

 

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Melbourne traffic: Australia’s lack of people planning is a road to nowhere

Do we have any plans, for anything? They claim so many before elections but only develop them after elected, then reveal hardly more than titles, just before next election. What ever happened to Keating’s “clever country”?

https://www.theage.com.au/politics/federal/australia-s-lack-of-people-planning-is-a-road-to-nowhere-20180801-p4zut4.html

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Australia out in front with energy trading via Blockchain

The blockchain-based virtual microgrid in Latrobe Valley will allow local dairy farmers and other participants to buy and sell locally generated renewable energy

https://www.thefifthestate.com.au/energy-lead/business-energy-lead/australia-blockchain-energy-trading/100240

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G7 governments continue to provide at least $100 billion in subsidies to the production and use of coal, oil and gas, 

https://www.odi.org/publications/11131-g7-fossil-fuel-subsidy-scorecard

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Full absurdity of National Energy Guarantee laid bare : RenewEconomy

How NEG continues to make Australia look

https://reneweconomy.com.au/full-absurdity-of-national-energy-guarantee-laid-bare-75082/

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Ultra-fast EV chargers eliminate the hydrogen “advantage”

https://reneweconomy.com.au/ultra-fast-ev-chargers-eliminate-hydrogen-advantage-17724/

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Coalition votes to kill renewables, encourage new coal generation | RenewEconomy

Bumble ass politics, so much sillier than any Monty Python, still claiming $150 saving that was based on fudge no longer even there. Simultaneously big so called baseload Loy Yang A unit trips out. You wouldn’t read about it, so many kfups.

https://reneweconomy.com.au/coalition-votes-to-kill-renewables-encourage-new-coal-generation-16304/

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The Juice-Honest Government Ad

This is Soo good-Confused about the #NEG energy policy now making headlines? Unsure if you should care? (You should) Wondering wtf it’s all about? Then make sure to watch our Honest Government Ad (We released it a short while back and unlike Josh Frydenberg’s interviews is backed by evidence) https://t.co/H7YCq5Gyiw

Check out @thejuicemedia’s Tweet:

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Why Robyn Williams won’t broadcast ‘shameless’ climate science deniers

Not recent but here to advocate “fairness and balance” with what remains of ABC and 99% of other media_ Robyn Williams won’t broadcast ‘shameless’ climate science deniers

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/planet-oz/2015/nov/09/why-legendary-science-broadcaster-robyn-williams-wont-broadcast-shameless-climate-science-deniers-any-more?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

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Manchester makes Beeline for new Dutch-style cycling network

$1Billion or $30 per person per year

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2018/jun/27/manchester-makes-a-beeline-for-new-dutch-style-cycling-network?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

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