Tuesday 30 September 2014

All posts tagged Australian Greens Party

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Parties agree ‘no case’ for RET change

The leaders of three non-government parties, including the Labor opposition have agreed there is no case for a change to Australia’s Renewable Energy Target (RET). Labor leader Bill Shorten told a solar forum in the New South Wales state capital, …

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Greens offer Direct Action deal to save RET

In a surprise move the leader of the Australian Greens Party, Senator Christine Milne, has thrown Australia’s conservative Liberal-National government a lifeline that could rescue its beleaguered Direct


ARENA: ‘business as usual’ amidst closure threat

As Australia’s conservative Liberal-National government continues to threaten the existence of the Australian renewable energy Agency (ARENA) the body says it is “business as usual”. The upper house Senate


ARENA future set for PUP Senate showdown

Australia’s conservative Liberal-National government seems determined to press ahead with its attempts to close down the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) in a move that could see it


Palmer conditions for ETS toned down

The leader of the minority Palmer United Party (PUP), Clive Palmer, has softened the conditions under which his proposed Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) would be launched. Mr Palmer, a


Palmer confirms no support for RET abolition

As the debate over the future of Australia’s Renewable Energy Target (RET) intensifies the leader of the Palmer United Party (PUP) has confirmed that his senators will not


Opponents warn against Australia-India uranium deal

Opponents of nuclear power have warned Australia against selling uranium to India amidst speculation a long-elusive deal has been struck between the trading partners. There are reports a nuclear


CEFC proves its worth as it dodges Lib-Nat axe

After its first full year in operation, and having so far dodged attempts by the conservative Liberal-National government to wipe it out, the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC)


Lib-Nat govt votes away Aust carbon price laws

Fulfilling a key election promise of conservative Liberal-National Prime Minister Tony Abbott, Australia no longer has a carbon price after the government finally secured enough Senate support to


Labor: Govt bullying senators on carbon price

Australia’s opposition Labor Party has accused the conservative Liberal-National government of bullying new senators in its rush to repeal the country’s carbon price laws, which the coalition wants

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