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Memo to Paris climate delegates: compromise now or world is fukt

Memo to Paris climate delegates: compromise now or world is fukt

Erwin JacksonDec 8, 20158 Comments

We need a strong agreement and we need it yesterday, writes deputy CEO of The Climate Institute Erwin Jackson.

Day 1, Paris climate talks: helping dirty power get clean

Day 1, Paris climate talks: helping dirty power get clean

Erwin JacksonDec 1, 20156 Comments

Malcolm Turnbull talks a big game in Paris, but we need incentives for investment in renewables pronto, writes deputy CEO of the Climate Institute, Erwin Jackson.

Climate denier Ian Plimer takes on the people's Pope

Climate denier Ian Plimer takes on the people's Pope

Margot SavilleNov 24, 201515 Comments

Goodness gracious, Pope Francis thinks that stopping carbon emissions will help the poor, when everyone knows only coal and the free market will do that.

Something's fishy: Carmichael mine faces Great Barrier Reef challenge

Something's fishy: Carmichael mine faces Great Barrier Reef challenge

Josh TaylorNov 9, 201511 Comments

The Australian Conservation Federation has launched a court challenge against the government's Carmichael mine project, saying the mine could harm the Great Barrier Reef.

Don't despair! Even climate sceptics want action on climate change

Don't despair! Even climate sceptics want action on climate change

Josh TaylorNov 5, 201513 Comments

Inconsistent and contradictory? Or just simply confused? Australians deliver some bizarre responses to questions of climate action.

Turnbull fails debate, economics and science with dumb coal defence

Turnbull fails debate, economics and science with dumb coal defence

Dr Richard DennissOct 28, 201543 Comments

Malcolm Turnbull doesn't seem to understand the basic laws of the market -- or the science of climate change, writes Dr Richard Denniss, chief economist at The Australia Institute.

Does the VW scandal reveal the auto industry's biggest dirty secret?

Does the VW scandal reveal the auto industry's biggest dirty secret?

Giles ParkinsonSep 29, 201510 Comments

Why would VW go to all the trouble to deceive regulators unless it actually can't produce cleaner engines?

What Malcolm needs to do now on climate change

John ConnorSep 18, 20156 Comments

With a PM who believes in climate change, it's time for Australia to finally cut our carbon emissions, writes John Connor, CEO of The Climate Institute.

Rundle: the right are finally abandoning their nutty sceptic stance

Rundle: the right are finally abandoning their nutty sceptic stance

Guy RundleSep 3, 201528 Comments

Conservatives are finally departing their "climate sceptic" policies, because you can't hold out against science forever.

Mind control, psychosurgery and murder: the bizarre antecedents of climate study given to PM's office

Alex MitchellAug 24, 20154 Comments

The Climate Study Group is using some pretty weird characters to back up its climate denial agenda ...