The Climate Institute is an active contributor in the media. Here you can find our Media Releases (news statements) and Media Briefs (more detailed information on key issues).
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New EU climate and renewable energy targets mean Australia must lift its game
Oct 24, 2014 - 12:44pm
As the Australian government looks to kneecap Australia’s clean energy industry by cutting back the Renewable Energy Target, 28 countries in Europe have agreed to extend their efforts to cut carbon pollution and boost renewable energy.
Australia needs a strong and growing RET, not steps backwards
Oct 22, 2014 - 5:00pm
The Climate Institute is deeply concerned by the government’s intention to slash the Renewable Energy Target (RET).
Divestment movement picks up steam, but much more needs to be done to avoid dangerous climate impacts
Oct 17, 2014 - 10:54am
Superannuation funds and university endowments can expect to come under continued pressure to reassess their holdings of carbon-intensive assets, The Climate Institute said ahead of tomorrow's Divestment Day events.
The Climate Institute response to Senator Xenophon's proposed ERF amendments
Oct 10, 2014 - 12:50pm
The Climate Institute today said that elements of Senator Xenophon’s proposed amendments to the Emission Reduction Fund (ERF) warrant serious consideration.
NGOs view Boundary Dam CCS project launch as important milestone in effort to combat climate change
Oct 02, 2014 - 8:00pm
Members of the international ENGO Network on CCS are encouraged by today’s official opening of Sask Power’s Boundary Dam, the world’s first coal-fired power plant to use demonstrated carbon capture technology on its entire exhaust gas stream.