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Published: 08 October 2018 2:04pm
Limiting warming to no more than 1.5 degrees would have far-reaching benefits that won't arise if the planet warms by two degrees, according to a report released today by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
Published: 11 September 2018 1:35pm
* State raises concerns about low-quality NPI data
* $100 million waste grant scheme open for applications
* State government promises 10,000 half-price batteries
* Councils win climate adaptation grants
Published: 14 August 2018 2:07pm
Labor and the Greens have called for coastal retreat strategies, post-construction risk reviews of infrastructure, and liability exemptions for councils, in a new Senate climate change report.
Published: 06 August 2018 4:24pm
* Waste company seeks approval for $11 million biodigester
* Victoria to review sea-level rise planning benchmarks
* Nominations open for sustainable infrastructure awards
Published: 17 January 2018 4:03pm
The Victorian government plans to repeal existing Crown Land legislation and replace it with a new protected areas law that takes better account of climate change and biodiversity loss.
Published: 11 December 2017 4:49pm
* Liddell closure makes sense even without climate risk: AGL
* Frydenberg names new Threatened Species Commissioner
* Australia way off target in cutting emissions, says new analysis
Published: 13 November 2017 3:08pm
* Palaszczuk pledges 1,000MW of new renewable energy
* CEFC backs wind farm with grid-scale battery storage
* Senate poised to extend climate change and security inquiry
Published: 01 September 2017 2:43pm
Australia's capacity to overcome severe and catastrophic events is under strain, and climate change could accelerate instability, according to security agencies.
Published: 22 August 2017 2:32pm
A Sydney council has told a Senate inquiry that the costs of replenishing beaches will jump due to sea-level rise and has called for the preservation of offshore sites to provide a supply of sand.
Published: 24 July 2017 2:27pm
Climate change will cause regional disruption, but concerns about large-scale influxes of 'climate refugees' are ill-founded, a Senate inquiry has been told.