• Book review – “Blowout” by Rachel Maddow

    September 19, 2020

    Written by Peter Capsanis, CCL member from the Federal Electorate District of Reid, NSW   Rachel Maddow’s book “Blow Out” was published last year with much media acclaim.  She asserts that the oil and gas industries are colossal titans that are completely unaccountable. According to Maddow, they have committed...

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  • Upping the ante – CCL Australia News – Sept 2020

    September 16, 2020

    Do our leaders really know the right direction to take on climate? We’re here to help them make better decisions. But this month we’re also confirming our own direction for the most effective path to a brighter future. Lots of wonderful opportunities to have an impact this month –...

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  • Our Roadmap – CCL Australia News – Aug 2020

    August 18, 2020

      We have a roadmap, but is the path clear? Please join us tonight Thursday 20 Aug 8pmAEST AUS National Conversation A Celebration of Successes As a first step in our upcoming strategic planning process we are gathering on Thursday night to recognise and celebrate our achievements and successes,...

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  • You don’t want new taxes? Neither do we

    August 16, 2020

    The carbon fee & dividend scheme is the most efficient way to make polluters pay for decarbonising the economy, while protecting consumers.   Since its foundation, CCL has been advocating in favour of a carbon fee & dividend scheme to reduce carbon-dioxide emissions. Every fossil-fuel producer will have to...

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  • The energy transition: “creative destruction” at play

    May 30, 2020

    Written by Peter Capsanis, CCL member from the Federal Electorate District of Reid, NSW The transition to cheaper and cleaner sources of energy is threatening the fossil-fuel industry. This type of conflict is nothing new. It is but the latest example of the economic concept of “creative destruction”: a...

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  • Farming is part of the solution

    May 16, 2020

    The quest for cutting greenhouse gas emissions is often portrayed as a battle fought by inner-city radicals, who are too busy sipping their latte to understand the real world outside their neighbourhood. If you think there might be some truth in this statement, then you might be interested in...

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