• Whats so tough about a target?

    December 15, 2020

    Written by Tom Hunt, CCL Board Member from the Federal electorate of Whitlam NSW Official figures show our emissions are going down – but can you tell where we are heading? Graph c/o Quarterly Update of Australia’s National Greenhouse Gas Inventory: June 2020     Late last month, the...

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  • Getting Closer! – Let’s support the Bill – CCLA News – Nov 2020

    November 18, 2020

    A huge thank you to these and all the volunteers who supported our National Conference! Record breaking National Conference 2020 Doing things on zoom was a bit tricky at first, when Covid forced us away from face-to-face but we seem to be getting the hang of it if our...

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  • A look at the Technology Investment Roadmap

    October 21, 2020

    We review the Government’s plan to curb Australia’s exorbitant emissions.

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  • Ready to lobby? – CCL Australia News – October 2020

    October 13, 2020

    Was the budget good enough, or are you Ready to lobby? Thanks to people like you, speaking up about the climate crisis, and thanks to recent events proving the science, our Australian governments have come a long way in the last year. State and local governments especially. But that...

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  • Drop the climate war, we are on the same side!

    October 11, 2020

    Written by Ilisha Kaul, CCL member from the Federal Electorate District of Monash, Vic Even in 2020, we still have endless climate wars, though circumstances are changing. The bushfires encountered earlier this year have left an indelible impact on the country. The “Black Summer” has altered public opinion on...

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  • 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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