Tag Archives: Tony Abbott

Skeptics award CSIRO boss

CSIRO CEO Larry Marshall was awarded the Australian Skeptics Bent Spoon Award in 2014 for his enthusiasm for water divining. Is this science which excites Larry Marshall or pseudo-science? And should this be a priority for CSIRO? Paddy Manning reports. … Continue reading

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Renewables agency stripped of members and run by bureaucrat

All appointed board members of the Australian Renewable Energy Agency have had their terms expire and have not been replaced, leaving it governed by the secretary o f the Department of the Environment, Guardian Australia has learned. ..The same thing happened in … Continue reading

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States Take the Reins on Climate Change

With the absence of coherent climate change policy from the Abbott government, Victoria, South Australia and the ACT are picking up the gauntlet….Unlike Abbott, these states can see the economic benefit of investing in the future. Renewable energy and other emerging technologies … Continue reading

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Sir…Prince Phil, Duke of…only Tony could be so phoney

Just in case you thought noble deeds by Clown Prince Tony couldn’t get even more embarrassing, here’s coverage of Sir Prince Philip Duke etc receiving his knighthood from Lady good Queen Bess, drooled over by Alexander the Downer for Oz. … Continue reading

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Abbott government’s 10 biggest renewable energy whoppers

Looks like even more (un)government, by simple and obvious catch phrases, which never mean anything, with corrections in conflict, all designed to keep Phoney Tony in the headlines. Does he think we’ll get “comfortable and relaxed” with his smirky appearance … Continue reading

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Abbott government shows signs of shifting ground on climate policy

Once upon a time….why doesn’t Phoney Tony do the right thing, like Sir Cardinal George Pell…and then go live happily ever after, away from politics in Australia. This story says they might compromise on the RET but based on – … Continue reading

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Christmas gift from churches to Tony – solar PV!!

Led by Tim Costello, a crowd funding appeal has raised enough money already for 12 panel solar PV on the Lodge, maybe even enough for Kirribilli too! >readmore> ClimateSpectator

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Climate Change Why We Don’t Live To Be 900 Years Old!!

American media mogul Pat Robertson – Climate Change denialist extraordinaire. Hold your breath that fear monger Abbott doesn’t find this out or he’ll be wanting to delay age pension payments until your 890th birthday.

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Abbott Warns Solar Power Will Destroy Sun

The Warburton Commission, selected to recommend cancelling the RET( Renewable Energy Target), recently proclaimed that scientists are now behaving as if science is a religion!?! So looks like we need to accept proclamations from PM Abbott as if they were … Continue reading

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Tony Abbott – cars over public transport

Surely he must be on drugs. Or is it really possible for him to be so stupidly contrarian without? “Public transport is generally slow, expensive, not especially reliable and still [a] hideous drain on the public purse…Mostly though…there just aren’t enough people wanting to … Continue reading

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