Climate change push as Victoria seeks to join with NSW and South Australia

Victoria wants to join forces with NSW and SA to press federal government for more action on climate change, in the wake of record temperatures in the 3 states in 2014. Victoria’s environment minister, Lisa Neville, said she was seeking “urgent” talks with the NSW and SA governments to forge a united front against Tony Abbott’s stance on climate change…seek greater clarity on how the federal ERF(Emissions Reduction Fund), which will provide grants to businesses, would work. Note – underfunded ERF now means few trees planted, more effort on eliminating weeds – howzat for emission reduction?

>readmore> theguardian

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This is on behalf of local climate change group. Material is selected by Bernie McComb and does not necessarily represent opinion of whole group.
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