NSW Continues Coal Love Affair

Coal fired power generation in New South Wales has done well in the recent state budget and as a result, the state’s greenhouse gas emissions will continue to climb. In an ironic related story, it seems coal port facilities in Newcastle are being raised a few metres in anticipation of sea rise levels driven by climate change.

The Solar Power Homeboys

Some gang members in Los Angeles are using solar power to turn their lives around in a positive way, through organisations such as the USA’s Homeboy Industries

A Critical Week For Renewable Energy In Australia

This week promises to be an important one for renewable energy in Australia, with key pieces of legislation to be negotiated that will not only impact greatly on Australia’s response to dealing with climate change, but also on the future of the Australian solar and wind power industry.