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Australia's major parties are warring over 2030 climate targets.
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Political leaders are debating Australia’s 2030 climate target

Debate has sparked over Australia’s 2030 climate target, as the Opposition Leader says 43% emissions reduction isn’t achievable.

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Environment

2023 global carbon emissions on track to reach their highest ever

Global analysis has found carbon emissions are likely to rise to their highest level ever in 2023, with Australia’s emissions trending up.

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Environment Science

Is Australia on track to reach net zero by 2050?

Last year, the Australian Government legislated to reduce carbon emissions to net zero by 2050.

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Environment

How is Australia tracking towards net zero?

Treasurer Jim Chalmers has indicated we need to do more to ensure we have enough renewable energy to meet our targets. When we talk about the climate, we often discuss how Australia is tracking in reaching “net-zero”. So what does that even mean, and how far off are we?

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Victoria gas ban
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Victoria will ban gas in new homes from next year

Victoria will ban gas in new homes from next year. It’s part of a plan to limit emissions, and to save on household budgets.

Europe petrol and diesel car ban
Environment World

Europe will ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars from 2035

Petrol and diesel cars will be banned in Europe by 2035. This will be to meet its climate targets, but there’s a clause for one fuel source.

IPCC climate change report says the world is not on track to limit climate change
Environment

We’re not on track to limit climate change: IPCC report

A major new IPCC climate change report warns the world is not on track to avoid dangerous and irreversible warming. How can we change course?

Chris Minns Interview with TDA
Politics

TDA’s chat with NSW Labor Leader Chris Minns

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World

From 2035, the sale of petrol and diesel cars could be banned in Europe

EU approves ban on petrol and diesel car sales by 2035 to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050.

TDA interview with Prime Minister Anthony Albanese
Politics

TDA sits down with Prime Minister Anthony Albanese

Australia's Top Polluters to Cut Emissions 5% Annually Until 2030
Environment News

Australia’s biggest polluters will be forced to reduce emissions by 5% every year until 2030

Climate Change Minister Chris Bowen has announced a Federal Government plan to lower carbon emissions for Australia’s largest emitters.

Australia's Top Polluters to Cut Emissions 5% Annually Until 2030
Environment Politics

A review has recommended changes to the government’s carbon credit system

The review said the ACCU scheme is “essentially sound” and was “fundamentally well-designed when introduced”.

Here's what happened in the Victorian election
Environment Politics

Here’s what Victorian politicians are promising on climate change

Like many state and territory governments, Victoria has its own targets for emissions reduction and for the use of renewable energy.

Why 2 Degrees of Warming is a Big Deal for Coral | The Daily Aus
Environment

Why 2 Degrees of Warming is a Big Deal for Coral

A new report says a third of Australian companies with net zero targets are on track to miss them
Environment News

A new report says a third of Australian companies with net zero targets are on track to miss them

Environment News

Mike Cannon-Brookes has failed in his bid to buy AGL and shut down its coal plants

Environment

Australia’s largest coal-fired power plant will shut down seven years early

Environment Politics

PEP 11 will no longer proceed

Climate: Australia Ranks Where!? The Governments Fighting Climate Change
Environment

Climate: Australia ranks where!? The governments fighting climate change

Environment

What is the Glasgow Climate Conference?

What is the Glasgow Climate Conference?

Climate: Why 120 World Leaders Gathered In Scotland At The Same Time
Environment

Climate: Why 120 world leaders gathered in Scotland at the same time

Climate: Understanding Net Zero In 1½ Minutes
Environment

Climate: Understanding net zero in 1½ minutes

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