by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on November 20, 2014
"It’s well past time to reform one of America’s deadliest laws."
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 17, 2014 Updated: November 17, 2014
Calling out Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's fossil fuel advocacy, Obama said that "those of us who start getting gray hair are a little set in our ways."
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 13, 2014
As world leaders gather this weekend in an overheated Brisbane for the G20 meeting, there is hope that the U.S.-China climate pact could spur action, especially from host nation Australia.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on November 7, 2014
“This guy wasn't putting forward political ideas, he was putting forward abuse that was derogatory to women and that’s just something, those are values abhorred in this country.”
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 3, 2014
Brisbane airport vetoed a billboard asking for climate change to be added to the G20 conference agenda. Apparently there is no connection to the coal interests on the commission's board.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 28, 2014 Updated: October 28, 2014
When the tax passed, all three airlines said they'd have to hike their ticket prices. Now that Australia has repealed the policy, all three say they never had to pass additional costs on to their consumers.
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 27, 2014
Temperatures reached as high as 108.6°F this weekend.
by Joaquim Moreira Salles Posted on October 14, 2014 Updated: October 15, 2014
Australia experienced its hottest year on record in 2013, with the upcoming summer set to once again break records for high temperatures.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on October 9, 2014
“They just try to outsource the refugees."
by Ari Phillips Posted on October 6, 2014
At the same time, China's investment in clean energy surged ahead to a new record of almost $20 billion with a focus on domestic solar installation.