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Back in the greenhouse

Good morning, early birds. A new report finds that the global lockdown has done nothing to stop concentrations of greenhouse gasses in the atmosphere hitting a record high, and China's foreign ministry has accused Australia of "blatant irrational behaviour" after an ASIO-AFP foreign interference investigation. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

South Australian Minister for Transport Stephan Knoll (Image: AAP/Sam Wundke)

Everyone’s a country member (and other news you may have missed)

South Australian MPs get their travel expenses sorted out, Adani is doing just fine, thanks, and did you want an ecological catastrophe to freak out about?

NSW Energy Minister Matt Kean (Image: AAP/Joel Carrett)

Matt Kean strays from the weathered path

Good morning, early birds. The NSW government will commit to lowering greenhouse gas emissions by 35% by 2030, and press freedom is on the agenda in the Federal Court. It’s the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

Do exports push Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions to more than 5% of global totals?

IT entrepreneur and outspoken climate change commentator Mike Cannon-Brookes claims this is the case – is he right?

Then Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg drives an electric Mitsubishi car outside Parliament House (Image: AAP/Lukas Coch)

A sector-by-sector guide to fixing Australia’s emissions

With so much emissions reduction talk focused on renewables, are we overlooking other areas for improvement?

Taking out the trash: government hides shocking emissions figures

The Department of Environment and Energy quietly released a concerning report while everyone was preoccupied with AFL and NRL. This marks Australia’s 15th quarter of consecutive increased annual emissions.

The problem was there 25 years ago, but Australia still lags behind the rest of the world in the struggle against climate change.

25 years on, Hawke’s climate change crisis still ignored by Australian govt

The problem was there 25 years ago, but Australia still lags behind the rest of the world in the struggle against climate change.

As the biggest financier of fossil fuels in Australia, ANZ can't afford to conceal its role in GHG emissions from shareholders.

Mayne: ANZ shareholders shine a light on biggest financier of fossil fuels

As the biggest financier of fossil fuels in Australia, ANZ can't afford to conceal its role in GHG emissions from shareholders.

The government's Climate Change Authority has today released a major report which says Australia should do much more on climate change -- a 19% cut in emissions by 2020. But Tony Abbott is unlikely to listen.

Can we solve climate change for under $1 billion?

The government's Climate Change Authority has today released a major report which says Australia should do much more on climate change -- a 19% cut in emissions by 2020. But Tony Abbott is unlikely to listen.

Environmentalists cheered when China announced it would finally put a price on carbon. But as usual, the price is far too low to have any meaningful impact on the country's vast emissions.

At last, China gets on board carbon trading

Environmentalists cheered when China announced it would finally put a price on carbon. But as usual, the price is far too low to have any meaningful impact on the country's vast emissions.

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