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Renewables surge through 60 per cent of Australia’s main grid for first time, as output of coal and network demand also hit new lows.
— Read on reneweconomy.com.au/records-smashed-as-renewables-break-through-60pct-coal-output-at-new-low/
AEMO now preparing grid for 100% wind and solar by 2025
It’s not like you can leave it in Aunt Edna’s backyard.
Britain has retired twenty nuclear submarines since 1980. None have been disposed of — repeat, none
— Read on asiatimes.com/2019/11/for-sale-used-british-nuclear-submarines/
(Surely no worries with Australian Aunt Edna’s yard?)
Britain has retired twenty nuclear submarines since 1980. None have been disposed of — repeat, none. Cost to keep in limbo is hideous but nothing compared to cost to dismantle.
If we face up to responsibility for exports, our score as high as 9.4%.
Priceless $400Billion to Defend our sea lanes from our biggest trade partner. And let’s not forget that replacement for our cancelled imports to China is mostly from USA. How will submarines Defend us and who is our enemy?
— Read on m.youtube.com/watch
“Economic cost of climate change could be six times higher than previously thought
— Read on phys.org/news/2021-09-economic-climate-higher-previously-thought.amp
Each person’s emissions could quite well result in a cost to humanity of over $1,300 per year, rising to over $15,000 once the impacts of climate change on economic growth are included,” Dr. Brierley said.“
Orcus (Latin: Orcus) was a god of the underworld, punisher of broken oaths in Italic and Roman mythology. As with Hades, the name of the god was also used for the underworld itself. If only…
BBC research finds the number of days passing 50C has doubled in the past 40 years.
— Read on www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-58494641
14 September, 2021 − Smoke from wildfires, linked to climate, grows daily more of a threat. Now science can see the direct human health cost.
— Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/smoke-from-wildfires-kills-thousands-annually/
How can we keep doing this?