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Brave family in India stopping Adani

twitter.com/bobbrownfndn/status/1546636841906065410 He needs their land for coal power plant, destination for coal export from Galilee Basin, Australia. Can our Defence Dept help this family?

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“Highly exaggerated:” Experts debunk Coalition coal and gas jobs claims

Grattan Institute fact-checks Morrison government claims that Queensland coal and gas ban would risk 53,000 jobs and $A85 billion in investment. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/highly-exaggerated-experts-debunk-coalition-coal-and-gas-jobs-claims/

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Brown coal likely to close by 2032, AEMO says, but all coal may be gone by then

Step change has become AEMO’s core scenario to manage the grid, and it assumes a threefold increase in coal retirements by 2030. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/brown-coal-likely-to-close-by-2032-aemo-says-but-all-coal-could-be-gone-by-then/

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Renewable hydrogen costs “expected to plummet” by 2030 – here’s how

New BloombergNEF research says 2022 is set to mark an inflection point for global green hydrogen investment – provided governments get on board. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/renewable-hydrogen-costs-expected-to-plummet-by-2030-heres-how/ so how long before @AngusTaylorMP stops wasting taxpayers money on brown coal to … Continue reading

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The end of coal is coming, fast. Governments must urgently support a “just transition’

Continuing to deny the impending end of coal-fired generation is simply not in the interest of coal workers and their communities. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/the-end-of-coal-is-coming-fast-governments-must-urgently-support-a-just-transition/ “Coal is likely to be completely gone from Victoria’s electricity system by 2032 with most … Continue reading

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Keith Pitt: Australia will keep selling coal for as long as the world keeps buying it

Resources Minister Keith Pitt has defended Australia’s decision not to join more than 40 countries which have signed a commitment at the Glasgow climate talks to phase out coal used for electricity generation. He says the Government will continue to … Continue reading

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Coal and silicon: The speech that Morrison can use to wow his Glasgow audience | RenewEconomy

The speech that Scott Morrison could give in Glasgow, holding a lump of coal in one hand, and a lump of silicon in the other. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/coal-and-silicon-the-speech-that-morrison-can-use-to-wow-his-glasgow-audience/ And still more: we are working to make cells that will … Continue reading

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Morrison and the Quad just committed to ending coal power by 2040, at the latest | RenewEconomy

As the Coalition went to war with itself over emissions targets, Quad leaders recommitted to goals that would require Australia to exit coal power by 2040. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/morrison-and-the-quad-just-committed-to-ending-coal-power-by-2040-at-the-latest/ Astonishing!

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NSW looks to EVs to (save coal?) ease economic pain of vanishing coal markets

NSW coal mining industry could disappear entirely by as early as 2042, while EV take-up could hit 5 million registered vehicles by 2050s. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/nsw-looks-to-evs-to-ease-economic-pain-of-vanishing-coal-markets/ How to shoot your self in both feet, crazy story EVs to prolong … Continue reading

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Climate change: Labor in row over whether to back gas

The split over future gas developments in the Northern Territory is a new sign of disunity on climate change and whether Australia should phase out fossil fuel. — Read on http://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/labor-in-new-row-over-whether-to-back-gas-20210601-p57x2y.html If only we had an opposition, Labor lags, again.

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