and Josh Byrne and Peter Newman –
New prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has stressed the importance of embracing 'disruptive' technologies. Solar power and battery storage is one of the most enticing options, say sustainability experts from Curtin University.
and Mengpin Ge –
As a highly developed economy and home to the iconic and valuable Great Barrier Reef, it is in Australia’s interest to reconsider its underwhelming climate target, say WRI experts Rhys Gerholdt and Mengpin Ge.
John Hewson –
As financial institutions and others begin to respond to the threat of global warming, those who refuse to recognize the dangers will be left out in the cold, says John Hewson, chair of the Asset Owners Disclosure Project.
For the first time, a court has ordered a government to strengthen its climate targets. It's a watershed, not just for the Netherlands but potentially for countries such as Australia whose targets have been criticised, says Melbourne University professor Katherine Lake.
How Asian cities are designed, constructed and powered will have a major influence on the global effort to reduce emissions and curb climate change, says Melbourne University laureate professor Peter Doherty.
The global gas revolution is poised to significantly raise bills for Australian households and some gas-using businesses, but government should resist calls to intervene to keep prices low, according to ...
Positive news for the manufacturing industry in the Federal Budget was the re-profiling of funding for the popular Clean Technology Investment Program (CTIP), which provides funds to support the implementation ...