Category: Environment

Liberal frontbencher casts doubt on Coalition claims renewable energy is driving up power prices

Reliance on renewables is rising because they are becoming cheaper, Simon Birmingham tells Guardian AustraliaFollow our Australia news live blog for latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastThe federal Libe…

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Liberal frontbencher casts doubt on Coalition claims renewable energy is driving up power prices

Reliance on renewables is rising because they are becoming cheaper, Simon Birmingham tells Guardian AustraliaFollow our Australia news live blog for latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastThe federal Libe…

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Come 5 July, an almighty fight looms. Keir Starmer, take on the countryside at your peril | Simon Jenkins

Britain’s landscape is under threat from developers and rapacious corporations. But I have a solution – if the next PM will listenWhat do Britons most love about Britain? At the last count it was still the NHS. After that it was not the royal family, t…

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Coalition’s climate and energy policy in disarray as opposition splits over nuclear and renewables

Simon Birmingham contradicts Nationals’ leader, saying renewables are ‘an important part of the mix’ while Queensland LNP leader rules out nuclearFollow our Australia news live blog for latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app …

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Andrew Forrest says Coalition’s abandonment of 2030 emissions target would ‘decimate’ economy

Mining magnate says investors need certainty as opposition’s climate policy comes under increasing scrutinyFollow our Australia news live blog for latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastThe mining magnate…

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Andrew Forrest says Coalition’s abandonment of 2030 emissions target would ‘decimate’ economy

Mining magnate says investors need certainty as opposition’s climate policy comes under increasing scrutinyFollow our Australia news live blog for latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastThe mining magnate…

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