The Renewable Energy Target creates jobs and cuts pollution. But Australia’s biggest polluters are lobbying the government to scrap the target – because they rake in billions from their dirty coal-fired power stations.
Enough is enough. Watch this video and using our easy tool, send an email to the Board and executive management of Origin, AGL and EnergyAustralia.
Click to download ACF’s detailed analysis of RET and see who really benefits.
Tony Abbott’s push to ditch renewables could hand coal and gas industry $10bn
10 things Australia’s big energy companies don’t want you to know
They might try to tell you they’re fighting for our clean energy future – but Origin Energy, EnergyAustralia and AGL are not as green as you think. Here are 10 things they’re trying to hide from you.
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Australia was once a leader on climate action. Thanks to American conservative powerhouses, that’s no longer true
Continue reading How Rupert Murdoch created the world’s newest climate change villain
NSW Treasurer Andrew Constance’s first budget was written to win the next election with lots of bright shiny new projects to please marginal seat voters, all paid for on the back of once-only assets sales.
While services and environmental protection are starved of funds, the Treasurer continued to find tax breaks for the big end of town and even more money for private schools.
Greens NSW MPs have composed a budget wrap to summarise how the pre-election budget will affect communities, the environment and the future of the state.
Continue reading What about the State Budget? Greens MPs have their say.
Kiama Greens support the campaign to oppose the amalgamation of Kiama Council with Shoalhaven Council.
Make sure you vote in the plebiscite on 7th May to send a strong message to the Government that Kiama Municipality wants to remain an independent Council with its own democratically elected Councillors