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Canary in the coalmine: inside the Latrobe Valley’s ongoing power battle

Canary in the coalmine: inside the Latrobe Valley’s ongoing power battle

Nationally, the war over climate change may have frozen, but in the Valley it runs hot. This is one to watch at the Victorian election.

If Morrison cares about the ‘survival of the species’, where’s the action on climate change?

If Morrison cares about the ‘survival of the species’, where’s the action on climate change?

Crikey readers discuss Scott Morrison's treatment of LGBTIQ students and Australia's climate obsession.

Can Australia kick its coal habit by 2040?

Can Australia kick its coal habit by 2040?

The IPCC report says we need to get out of coal by 2040. It's a stark proposition for the political class, but can we do it? Absolutely.

Coal has the coal-ition by the throat

Coal has the coal-ition by the throat

Crikey readers share their thoughts on the National Energy Guarantee, plus Turnbull's dealings with the Great Barrier Reef Foundations.

Crikey Worm: Trump “treasonous” at Helsinki summit

Crikey Worm: Trump “treasonous” at Helsinki summit

Good morning, early birds. Donald Trump has refused to back his intelligence agencies over claims of Russian interference in the US election. Plus, a verdict on coal from the AEMO. It’s the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Crikey Worm: Frydenberg keen on more coal

Crikey Worm: Frydenberg keen on more coal

Good morning, early birds. Coalition factions ask for some coal in their stockings. Plus, a major inquiry is launched into a NSW doctor. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

LEAKED: true facts about coal (according to the Monash Forum)

LEAKED: true facts about coal (according to the Monash Forum)

There's a lot of bad news out there about coal. Let's re-examine the facts.

Crikey Worm: police caught on CCTV beating disability pensioner

Crikey Worm: police caught on CCTV beating disability pensioner

Good morning, early birds. Victoria Police officers caught on camera "taking down" a disability pensioner. Plus, a merry band of coal-happy backbenchers plan to confront the Prime Minister over his apparent lack of interest in the combustible rock. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Inland rail’s dirty secret

Inland rail’s dirty secret

The inland rail project is based on a sizeable subsidy to coal exporters just to get someone to use what its backers even admit is a white elephant.

Put out your lumps of coal for departing Minerals Council boss

Put out your lumps of coal for departing Minerals Council boss

It didn't take long after BHP mentioned it was unhappy with the coal-obsessed direction of the Minerals Council for the council CEO to depart.