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Chevron concedes CCS failures at Gorgon, seeks deal with WA regulators | RenewEconomy

Chevron seeks deal with WA regulators after conceding its Gorgon carbon capture and storage project is falling well short of targets. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/chevron-concedes-ccs-failures-at-gorgon-seeks-deal-with-wa-regulators/ So how much more taxpayers $ does LNP want to waste on obsession with CCS?

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Guest post: Mapping ‘blue-carbon wealth’ around the world

Each tonne of CO2 taken up by these coastal ecosystems increases global inclusive wealth by an amount equal to the SCC and can be considered as a “blue-carbon wealth contribution”. — Read on http://www.carbonbrief.org/guest-post-mapping-blue-carbon-wealth-around-the-world inevitably Australia has more than its … Continue reading

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Europe’s Carbon Capture pipeline: 40+ projects. But where’s the policy support and market creation? – Energy Post

Europe’s Carbon Capture pipeline: 40+ projects. But where’s the policy support and market creation? – Energy Post — Read on energypost.eu/europes-carbon-capture-pipeline-40-projects-but-wheres-the-policy-support-and-market-creation/ if Australia thinks CBA(carbon border adjust) is unfair tariff on our steel imports to other countries, here’s discussion about … Continue reading

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Amazon rainforest now emitting more CO2 than it absorbs

Cutting emissions more urgent than ever, say scientists, with forest producing more than a billion tonnes of carbon dioxide a year — Read on http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/jul/14/amazon-rainforest-now-emitting-more-co2-than-it-absorbs Dies this mean we’ve declared War on Nature?

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A Fox News Climate Disinformation Channel Is The Last Thing We Need | HuffPost

A Fox News Climate Disinformation Channel Is The Last Thing We Need | HuffPost — Read on m.huffpost.com/us/entry/us_60e71972e4b0787790104425 Murdoch must be making Goebbels roll in his grave with envy

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Australia: one of the world’s worst transport polluters

climateanalytics.org/media/australiaclimatefactsheets2019-transportsector-climateanalytics.pdf Australia’s combined vehicle fleet of 19.2 million vehicles is one of the world’s most polluting and least efficient. Current lack of policies and the fact that over one million new vehicles are purchased per year, will mean Australia will … Continue reading

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More carbon dioxide will dry world’s rainforests

7 July, 2021 − More carbon dioxide could parch the rainforest as effectively as the woodman’s axe or farmer’s torch. Both are on the cards. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/more-carbon-dioxide-will-dry-worlds-rainforests/ more CO2 needs more H2O to make more tree material which … Continue reading

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Melting tropical glaciers sound an early warning | Climate News Network

5 July, 2021 − Climate change means melting tropical glaciers are losing frozen landscapes of great beauty − and high value to millions. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/melting-tropical-glaciers-sound-an-early-warning/ The science doesn’t change the trajectory we’re on,” said Professor Thompson. “Regardless of … Continue reading

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Volkswagen’s battery plans a ‘game changer’ for Australian minerals: government

VW’s plan to mass produce a “unified cell” battery at half the cost of current produciton could turbo-charge Australia’s lithium and nickel exports. — Read on thedriven.io/2021/06/30/volkswagens-battery-plans-a-game-changer-for-australian-minerals-government/

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There aren’t enough trees in the world to offset society’s carbon emissions – and there never will be

There aren’t enough trees in the world to offset society’s carbon emissions – and there never will be — Read on http://www.google.com.au/amp/s/theconversation.com/amp/there-arent-enough-trees-in-the-world-to-offset-societys-carbon-emissions-and-there-never-will-be-158181 More importantly, viewing natural ecosystems as “climate solutions” gives the misleading impression that forests can function like an … Continue reading

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