Coming up to a federal election, i always want a summary of key policy differences between the parties to help decide where my vote should go. The ABC has written an article summarising the major parties (Liberal, Labor and Greens) stance on various policies. You can read the article here ABC key issues – where the parties differ The article isContinue Reading….
US president Barak Obama has revealed his Clean Power Plan which aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 32% compared to 2005 levels by 2013. President Obama has stated that there is no greater threat to the earths future than that of climate change, and that it is a moral obligation for this generation. Individual states must submit a plan onContinue Reading….
Tony Abbott is making a lot of headlines at the moment over comments he made regarding wind turbines and the Renewable Energy Target (RET) recently on a talk show with Alan Jones. The RET was an agreement reached during the Howard government and increased during the Gillard government to commit to generating 20% of Australia’s energy needs from renewable sourcesContinue Reading….
Australia is in a good position to become a leader in renewable energy technology, and the rest of the world is certainly embracing clean energy. It is disappointing that the current government keep pushing it down. It could be the boost to the economy that Australia needs, as well as the future flow on effects from becoming a technology leader.Continue Reading….