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Christine Milne AO - Tribute

I acknowledge the awarding of an Order of Australia medal to Christine Milne, former Tasmanian Greens Leader, Australian Greens Leader, Senator for Tasmania.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  13 Jun 2018

Federal Budget 2016: More Funding Needed for Renewables to Prevent Another Energy Crisis

Tasmania’s energy crisis has exposed the need for our State to secure a renewable future through a strategy to drive investment in new renewable generation capacity.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  5 May 2016

Energy Bungle

The Government finds itself in the midst of an energy crisis, facing soaring costs, electricity rationing, and environmental damage because of an ideological resistance to push the building of new wind farms, and sought to put a lid on...

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  9 Mar 2016

Renewable Energy is Tasmania's Future

Representatives from all nations from around the world are meeting in Paris at the end of this month to urgently find ways to limit climate change caused by emission of greenhouse gases.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  18 Nov 2015

Annual Report Shows Liberal Hydro Sabotage

Hydro Tasmania’s crash in revenue this financial year can be laid squarely at the feet of the state and federal governments.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  29 Oct 2015

Sovereign Risk

The fact that not all risk is sovereign risk and that it is difficult to find a definition which supports its current use in the Tasmanian House of Assembly.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  24 Sep 2015

Emissions Reduction Target Woefully Inadequate

The Abbott Liberals have once more revealed they are a bunch of climate Luddites with their woeful 26% emissions reduction target by 2030. 

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  11 Aug 2015

No Forest Furnaces

The Hodgman government must rule out lobbying for native forest logging waste and biomass to be included in the Renewable Energy Target, or admit they will be locking in ongoing public subsidisation of the logging industry, Greens Leader...

Kim Booth  |  Media Release  |  19 May 2015

Tasmania's Renewable Energy Future

The Liberals’ so-called energy strategy fails to address carbon price losses or future changes to the Renewable Energy Target.

Kim Booth  |  Media Release  |  21 Dec 2014

Don't Blame Solar

Blaming solar owners is just a smokescreen and to alter the tariff arrangements for those already connected would be a massive betrayal of trust.

Kim Booth  |  Media Release  |  14 Aug 2014

Cash for Assets Rejected

Tasmania should not be further penalised by the Commonwealth should the State Liberals uphold their public commitments to not sell off assets.

Kim Booth  |  Media Release  |  31 Jul 2014

End Corporate Welfare

The Hodgman regime needs to rethink its warped priorities and put an end to its compulsion to provide corporate welfare payouts.

Kim Booth  |  Media Release  |  9 Jul 2014