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2014/07/23 01:12
2014/07/23 01:12
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Tony Abbott’s Australia could be an updated incarnation of the film Pleasantville. Instead of 1950s America, Abbottville is a sanitised, stable suburban and rural world based upon existing forms and...
2014/07/23 01:12
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2014/07/18 13:44
2014/07/18 13:44
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Australia’s Coalition Government is celebrating the repeal of carbon tax which was voted down in a Senate marathon today. It is a landmark victory for Prime Minister Tony Abbott since he assumed...
2014/07/18 13:44
2014/07/18 13:44
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Former US Vice President Al Gore’s recent visit to Australia could be a saving grace to the country’s clean energy future. Gore did not only get the support of more than 500 new climate leaders from...
2014/07/17 19:45
2014/07/17 19:45
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SYDNEY (AP) — Australia's government repealed a much-maligned carbon tax on the nation's worst greenhouse gas polluters on Thursday, ending years of contention over a measure that became political...
2014/07/17 03:17
2014/07/17 03:17
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Smoke billows out of a chimney stack of steel works factories in Port Kembla, south of Sydney. - Source: AP Cheers and jeers broke out in parliament as the carbon tax was finally abolished, in a...
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2014/07/17 02:43
2014/07/17 02:43
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... Advertisement - The repeal of the carbon price by the Australian Senate today has seen a huge amount of criticism from environment groups around the globe. Here's the list of shame of the senators...
2014/07/16 07:10
2014/07/16 07:10
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From the Crikey grapevine, the latest tips and rumours … Air Force computers don’t fly. This from a Defence mole: “The Air Force got a new computer system a bit over a year ago which let in the most...
2014/07/10 08:39
2014/07/10 08:39
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Australia's conservative government on Thursday suffered a setback when the upper house Senate voted against abolishing a carbon tax, the central platform of its election win last year. Prime...
2014/07/10 04:44
2014/07/10 04:44
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... Advertisement - The attempt to axe a price on pollution through a repeal of Clean Energy Future Act through the senate has failed this week. “While the government is likely to try again as soon as...
2014/07/10 04:26
2014/07/10 04:26
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Rudd deflects blame for emissions backflip online political correspondent Emma Rodgers Prime Minister Kevin Rudd says he has been forced to put his emissions trading scheme (ETS) on ice because of...
2014/07/09 06:47
2014/07/09 06:47
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A TYRE retailer in Hornsby has been targeted by vigilante environmentalists wielding paint and a message on behalf of some of the country’s biggest names in conservation. “The Skids — put the brakes...
2014/07/02 08:27
2014/07/02 08:27
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Gregory Andrews appointed as Threatened Species Commissioner, environment groups say he needs more power The Federal Government has appointed a bureaucrat with no science experience to oversee the...
2014/07/01 21:55
2014/07/01 21:55
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Al Gore was urged by his US-based advisers to pull out of the Clive Palmer press conference. Al Gore was urged by his US-based advisers to pull out of the Clive Palmer press conference when it became...
2014/07/01 06:26
2014/07/01 06:26
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Liberal MP moves to strip charity status from some environmental groups The Federal Liberal party is targeting environmental groups it claims may be using tax deductible donations to fund illegal...
2014/07/01 06:26
2014/07/01 06:26
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Australian Conservation Foundation threatens action over Andrew Nikolic's eco-charity activism claims The Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF) has threatened legal action over comments made by a...
2014/06/29 23:26
2014/06/29 23:26
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Thousands 'Say Yes' at carbon price rallies Thousands of people have gathered at locations around the nation to rally in support of the Federal Government's plan to put a price on carbon...
2014/06/29 21:55
2014/06/29 21:55
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Tony Abbott and his cabinet face new pressure on climate policy, with 25 Coalition MPs urging a reduction in the Renewable Energy Target and a key Palmer United Party senator-elect breaking ranks to...
2014/06/26 21:46
2014/06/26 21:46
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As late as Wednesday morning, the conspirators behind one of most unlikely press conference in political history were still not completely convinced it would go ahead. It wasn't until Al Gore stepped...
2014/06/26 06:26
2014/06/26 06:26
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Conservationist Don Henry confirms he set up climate talks between Clive Palmer and Al Gore The former chief executive of the Australian Conservation Foundation has confirmed he was behind the...
2014/06/26 02:12
2014/06/26 02:12
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The extraordinary Gore-Palmer drama began about 10 weeks ago when the quietly spoken but very effective former Australian Conservation Foundation head, Don Henry, approached a former adviser to Tony...
2014/07/23 01:12
2014/07/23 01:12
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