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The NEG is worse than nothing at all

By Glen Klatovsky, 350 Australia Deputy CEO The National Energy Guarantee (NEG) represents the culmination of more than a decade of policy chaos from Canberra on the issues of energy and climate. The NEG is the result of the disastrous leadership of the climate denialists in the federal Coalition, the crude anti-science functionaries of the coal industry in this country.

Why Liddell power station is such a lightning rod

A storm has been brewing over Liddell’s future. Picture by Glen Klatovsky   A look inside the crumbling Liddell Power Station in the Hunter Valley brings the debate about our national energy future into clear focus. Run down, dangerous and expensive, Liddell is the perfect symbol of the decline of the coal industry.

WATCH: #RiseForClimate webinar

Are you ready to put pressure on leaders in Australia to step up their climate action? This week, over 500 people signed up to watch our #RiseForClimate webinars explaining why on September 8 we’re planning hundreds of rallies in cities and towns around the world to demand our local leaders commit a fast and fair transition to 100% renewable energy for all.

Thank you for your action on climate!

By Andrew Wilcox, Fundraising Manager  Together, as members of the movement, we have been committed to bring an end to the fossil fuel era, to call for a just transition to 100% renewable energy and, ultimately, the return of our environment to a climate-friendly 350ppm of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.

In whose interest? Silencing charities in Australia

Hands Off Our Charities is a coalition of leading Australian charities spearheading opposition to laws that will silence Australians, hurt non-profits, and avoid accountability. In whose interest? Silencing charities in Australia investigates how proposed new laws would hurt Australian charities and civil society. Read the report here.     TAKE ACTION >   We need to call on Bill Shorten and the Labor party to amend these bills and protect our democracy.