• Joel Fitzgibbon

    Labor resources spokesman Joel Fitzgibbon says he'll keep advocating for fossil fuel workers as long as the party is having discussions on its energy policy. Image credit: Mick Tsikas/AAP

    Daily briefs: Union piles pressure on Labor over gas policy

    By Sophie Boot, Fri 25 September 2020

    It's a day ending with a y, so there's an internal battle over energy and climate change in Australian federal politics. 

  • Mark Butler

    Labor energy spokesperson Mark Butler said it was short-sighted to think Australia's prosperity was over now oil and gas were falling out of favour. Image credit: David Mariuz/AAP

    Daily briefs: Australia must not miss clean energy opportunity, Taylor says

    By Sophie Boot, Thu 24 September 2020

    Energy Minister Angus Taylor yesterday addressed the Carbon Farming Industry Forum following the release of the Low Emissions Technology Statement.

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  • Suppression and recrimination

    Tue 8 September 2020

    Australia's suppression strategy requires dropping Covid-19 deaths to a politically acceptable level, not breaking the health or aged care systems, and record deficits.


  • ClimateWorks, Monash track net zero super heroes

    Mon 21 September 2020

    The Net Zero Momentum Tracker project finds momentum on integrating climate risk into portfolios, supercharged by health and community services industry fund HESTA, Cbus, and UniSuper.

  • 'Wrong way, go back'

    Mon 21 September 2020

    Marinus Link found Commonwealth favour as one of three "critical" projects but new modelling considers other options, while the lights remain out on who will pay for both the new interconnector and the 'Battery of the Nation'.