Tag Archives: climate change

Conservatives want Australia’s cricket captain to shut up about climate

Conservative commentators have discovered there is one thing worse than a prime minister championing climate action – an Australian cricket captain doing the same. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/conservatives-want-australias-cricket-captain-to-shut-up-about-climate/ Short version is new cricket captain convinced and speaking out about climate … Continue reading

Posted in Events National | Tagged , | Leave a comment

‘Vandals’: Victoria, Queensland fume over federal climate intervention

The commonwealth has used new powers to cancel states’ participation in global climate action — Read on http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2021/nov/29/vandals-victoria-queensland-fume-over-federal-climate-intervention State governments were succeeding despite Federal until intervention to cancel State climate initiative, sickening.

Posted in Events National | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Michael Mann: climate action won’t require sacrifice – but delay will

Michael Mann: climate action won’t require sacrifice – but delay will — Read on http://www.newstatesman.com/spotlight/energy/2021/11/it-is-climate-inaction-that-will-lead-to-people-living-more-difficult-lives Encouraging words from well respected person

Posted in Events International | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Scott Morrison, the Murdochs and the crime of the century

Alan Kohler: Scott Morrison, the Murdochs and the crime of the century — Read on thenewdaily.com.au/finance/finance-news/2021/04/26/crime-of-the-century-alan-kohler/amp/ Punching above his weight, a champion

Posted in Events National | Tagged , | Leave a comment

5 reasons why Morrison government needs a net-zero target, not just a flimsy plan

If the Morrison government does want to show it takes climate policy seriously, it must set a credible 2030 target. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/5-reasons-why-morrison-government-needs-a-net-zero-target-not-just-a-flimsy-plan/ is this something our Flim Flam PM man has any hope of doing?

Posted in Events International, Events local | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Arctic Circle sees ‘highest-ever’ recorded temperatures

Temperatures are believed to have hit 38C (100F) in one Siberian town after a persistent heatwave. — Read on http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-53140069.amp until now, 2016 has been hottest but 2020 may take the guernsey

Posted in Events International | Tagged | Leave a comment

Solve nature and climate together or not at all

11 June, 2021 − Sink or swim as one, says science. Solve nature and climate together, or neither of the twin crises will be soluble. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/solve-nature-and-climate-together-or-not-at-all/ this is serious Mum…

Posted in Events International, Events local | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Asia’s cities are worst hit in warming world

17 May, 2021 – Climate change, water shortage and pollution are worst for Asia’s cities, researchers say. The rest of us have a lucky escape. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/asias-cities-are-worst-hit-in-warming-world/ Climate has always changed, say LNP. Pretty long odds against this … Continue reading

Posted in Events International | Tagged | Leave a comment

Evidence | Facts – Climate Change: Vital Signs of the Planet

Vital Signs of the Planet: Global Climate Change and Global Warming. How do we know it’s happening? Here’s the evidence. — Read on climate.nasa.gov/evidence.amp

Posted in Events International | Tagged | Leave a comment

Europe has grown drier over the last two millennia

17 March, 2021 − Global heating may be to blame for the fact that Europe has grown drier over the last 2,000 years to a new high in 2015. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/europe-has-grown-drier-over-the-last-two-millennia/

Posted in Events International, Events local | Tagged | Leave a comment