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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Big power company profits - the real outcome of any changes to the Renewable Energy Target
Aug 18, 2014 - 1:00am
Weakening or abolishing the Renewable Energy Target (RET) would benefit owners of polluting coal plants at the expense of households and small business, finds independent analysis released today by The Climate Institute, Australian Conservation Foundation and WWF-Australia.
Imagery on exhibit at Customs House brings urgency to climate change
Aug 06, 2014 - 11:30am
The Climate Institute is pleased to announce The Story of Our Planet Unfolds, a photographic exhibition by Creative Fellow Michael Hall, at Customs House in Sydney, 31 July – 6 September, featuring a body of work that illustrates human impacts and responses from around the world to the challenge of climate change.
Australia lurches backwards as pollution is free again
Jul 17, 2014 - 11:30am
By repealing laws that price and limit carbon pollution, Australia today became the world’s first country to dismantle a functioning and effective carbon market, taking a monumentally reckless backward leap even as other major countries are stepping up climate action, said The Climate Institute.
It’s a rip-off – households won’t see anything near $550 a year saving
Jul 14, 2014 - 8:07am
Last week’s admission by Virgin, Qantas, Woolworths and Coles they will have no savings to pass to consumers if the carbon tax is repealed is just the tip of the iceberg, with more than half of the much promised $550 saving likely to be a mirage, said The Climate Institute today.
Senate makes the sensible choice carbon laws survive for now
Jul 10, 2014 - 1:27pm
The Senate made the right and sensible choice today by rejecting repeal of the carbon laws, and should find another way to examine the reality behind price impacts and international action before reconsidering repeal, said The Climate Institute.