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Coal

No New Thermal Coal Mines

Thermal coal combustion is a key driver of increasing greenhouse gas emissions and rising global temperatures.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  16 Oct 2019


Industrial Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Federal Budget 2016: Turnbull Government Climate Deniers

The Turnbull Liberal Government has failured to address the greatest challenge facing Australians and the nation’s economy, global warming.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  4 May 2016


Coal

Hodgman Government Should Heed 'Climate Emergency' Warning

February 2016 smashed a century of global temperature records by a stunning margin according to data released by NASA.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  26 Apr 2016


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Tasmanian Greens Energy Strategy: Vision and Targets

The Tasmanian Greens have released the vision and targets of their Tasmanian Energy Strategy, which focuses on much needed investment in renewables.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  31 Jan 2016


University Graduate

Fossil Free UTAS Students Show True Grit for Climate

University of Tasmania students staging a sit-in outside the Vice-Chancellor’s office are true climate champions. 

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  21 Oct 2015


University of Tasmania

UTAS Investments Out of Touch

Right to Information documents have revealed UTAS has increased its investment in fossil fuel companies tenfold over an 18 month period.

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