Crikey readers discuss Bill Shorten's emissions policy, and the orphans of Australian Islamic State fighters.
Crikey readers discuss climate policy, national funds, and the Carla McGrath removal.
Adding an open-ended market element to Greg Hunt's carbon abatement auction could tempt otherwise-frightened firms into the emissions reduction game.
Barack Obama says it's time to bypass "flat-earthers" and act on carbon. His plan invokes direct action -- doubling down on coal and power plant emissions. Giles Parkinson and Sophie Vorrath of RenewEconomy report.
Anthea Harris has arguably been more involved in pricing carbon pollution than anyone else in Australia. How does the Climate Change Authority chief and veteran carbon adviser get things done in this fraught, controversial field? A background in consulting helped.
Tony Abbott is likely to rescind the current cap-and-trade legislation if he wins the next election, but it's easy to see the potential for a new carbon pricing scheme to develop out of the stump his axe created.
Repealing a carbon price will come with some complications, and not just for a government.
US President Barack Obama’s plans for climate reform look dead and buried by the widespread Republican victories in the nation's midterm elections. But at least there's California, writes Climate Spectator's Giles Parkinson.