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What the CPRS could (and should) have been

Crikey readers unpack the CPRS and the ongoing fight for effective climate action, while former PM Kevin Rudd drops us another line to reaffirm his legacy.

LNP senator Sue Boyce was a rare senatorial figure with guts, principles and a willingness to think issues through.

Departure of a gutsy, thoughtful senator leaves politics the poorer

LNP senator Sue Boyce was a rare senatorial figure with guts, principles and a willingness to think issues through.

Labor's plan to recover on the back of a successful carbon price introduction is a fantasy.

Labor and the myth of the rational voter

Labor's plan to recover on the back of a successful carbon price introduction is a fantasy.

Access Economics benefits from free publicity from the biggest media outlets in the country. And what does it do with it?

Accessing free publicity from an uncritical media

Access Economics benefits from free publicity from the biggest media outlets in the country. And what does it do with it?

Offshore processing is a gigantic mistake, and until someone other than the Greens says that, Labor will continue to suffer.

Greens take the agenda because no one else wants it

Offshore processing is a gigantic mistake, and until someone other than the Greens says that, Labor will continue to suffer.

As the latest carbon price package makes its way through parliament, <b>Fergus Green</b> takes a trip down memory lane.

Carbon taxes and the ghosts of politicians past

As the latest carbon price package makes its way through parliament, Fergus Green takes a trip down memory lane.

It’s an old refrain, but the closer we get to the Clean Energy Future legislation ducking and weaving its way through parliament, the more we are reminded of the ghosts of the current proposal’s stepmother, the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme, writes <b>Giles Parkinson</b> of <a href="http://www.climatespectator.com.au" target="_blank"><em>Climate Spectator</em></a>.

Ghosts of climate policy past haunt our Clean Energy Future

It’s an old refrain, but the closer we get to the Clean Energy Future legislation ducking and weaving its way through parliament, the more we are reminded of the ghosts of the current proposal’s stepmother, the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme, writes Giles Parkinson of Climate Spectator.

The introduction of a carbon price is an important step towards reducing Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions, writes <b>Dr Richard Denniss</b>, executive director of The Australia Institute.

Denniss: carbon price and the truth about ‘truthiness’

The introduction of a carbon price is an important step towards reducing Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions, writes Dr Richard Denniss, executive director of The Australia Institute.

<b>Fergus Green</b>, of Inside Story, unpacks the carbon pricing package to discover, at its core, a tension between fundamentally different visions for the future of Australia’s economy and environment.

Carbon tax just the first real battle in a very long war

Fergus Green, of Inside Story, unpacks the carbon pricing package to discover, at its core, a tension between fundamentally different visions for the future of Australia’s economy and environment.