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Carbon Sequestration

Greens Release Safe Climate Bill

Media Release - The Greens are responding to the community demand for leadership and action on climate, and will be tabling the Safe Climate Bill 2020 in State Parliament next week.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 12 Mar 2020

Safe Climate Bill 2020

Greens Bill - A Bill for an Act to acknowledge the climate emergency as a threat to life on Earth and establish a framework for...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 12 Mar 2020

Labor and the Liberals United in Carbon Bank Destruction

Media Release - The Liberals, Labor and Clark MP, Madeleine Ogilvie, voted to allow logging the 365,000 hectares of high conservation value, carbon sink forests - set aside under the TFA - from April next year.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Nov 2019

Groom's Climate Action 21 "Plan" A Tragic Farce

Media Release - Three years after taking office and abolishing the climate portfolio as well as the independent Climate Action Council, the Hodgman Government has released a woefully weak climate inaction plan.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Jun 2017

Where is Groom's Climate Change [in]Action Plan?

Media Release - After three years in government, following devastating climate-related bushfires and floods, the State Liberals are yet to produce a climate plan to prepare Tasmania and its people for a warmer future in a carbon constrained world.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 13 Jan 2017

Liberal Government's Blind Pursuit of Native Forest Biomass

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor MP to move—

Cassy O'Connor MP - 24 Aug 2016

Greens Alternative Budget 2016: Funding to Provide for Skills and Employment in Forest Restoration

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor MP to move—That the House:—(1)           Notes:—(a)           in 2012, the Labor Green Government delivered the Tasmanian Forest Carbon Study which assessed the amount and potential economic value of carbon sequestered...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Jun 2016