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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.

Australia is not on track to meet Paris emissions target – not without policy support | RenewEconomy

Looks like misguided headline grab by Blakers. Do little Morrison & Co will be celebrating need to do even less except pray for the drought. https://reneweconomy.com.au/australia-is-not-on-track-to-meet-paris-emissions-target-not-without-policy-support-71969/

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Taxpayers should not even think about funding Bill Gates proposed nukes

Nukes appear even less economic than previously more at ThinkProgress

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The cheapest Chinese electric cars are coming to the US and Europe

say no more… https://qz.com/1541380/the-cheapest-chinese-electric-cars-are-coming-to-the-us-and-europe/

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SING FOR THE CLIMATE

The initiative #ChoirsForFuture even everyone to be singing for the climate on Friday 15 March 2019. All over the world people will be gathering under the hashtag #SingForClimateMar15 during a Global Climate Strike on 15 March 2019. The Swedish #FridaysForFuture … Continue reading

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Climate change to disrupt Australia’s summer sports calendar

Climate change means all sizes of sporting events need to be shifted from hottest months, or regions at risk of bush fire, or flood, or even unaffordable insurance. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/feb/06/climate-change-set-to-disrupt-australias-summer-sports-calendar?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

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Australia’s silence during climate change debate shocks COP24 delegates

Australia sided with big 4 oil, USA obviously but also exemplary regimes like Russia and Saudi Arabia. With friends like these…. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/dec/10/australias-silence-during-climate-change-debate-shocks-cop24-delegates?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

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1000 more EDV’s for Australia Post

After successful proving trials of 100 of these gadgets, by Swiss manufacturer, Australia Post  is back with order for 1000 more to become our biggest fleet operator of EDv’s. Australia Post said that it would also roll out an additional … Continue reading

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Fossils cranky about beer ad with wind turbines

Beautifully done, let this TV ad speak for itself: https://climatecrocks.com/2019/02/04/womp-womp-budweiser-wind-commercial-goes-on-to-consternation-of-fossil-fuel-activists/#like-54988  

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Tasmania is burning.while those in power laugh at us

Wonderfully crafted wordsbby Richard Flanagan – Tasmania is burning. The climate disaster future has arrived while those in power laugh at us https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/feb/05/tasmania-is-burning-the-climate-disaster-future-has-arrived-while-those-in-power-laugh-at-us?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

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Germany to close all 84 of its coal-fired power plants, will rely primarily on renewable energy

https://www.latimes.com/world/europe/la-fg-germany-coal-power-20190126-story.html?fbclid=IwAR1BK5EfPRYhZjeGu_5WRrUfPnTPw298bxWnP3ZXUdtXHoxFgOfplnVz9Rw

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