Category Archives: environment

Australian Govt Still Avoiding What The People Want

“With Barnaby Joyce still insisting the idea of 50% renewable energy by 2030 is “bat poo crazy”, the prime minister had to muffle the news that it might be easily possible to go even further” Continue reading

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Danny Price: Turnbull blames renewable power – funded by his Government – for poor supply and high prices in SA

“If renewable power is to blame for the decline in power security and high prices in South Australia, as the Prime Minister loves to say, and it is his Government’s scheme that funds these developments, then it is axiomatic that the Federal Government is to blame for South Australia’s power system woes.” Continue reading

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Australia In Rush To Kill Massive Reef And Hasten Climate Change

“You know what causes coral bleaching? Warm ocean temperatures associated with global warming… global warming caused by carbon pollution in the atmosphere.

And yet both the Queensland and Australian governments want the Carmichael mine to go ahead.” Continue reading

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Government Must Stop Subsidising Intensive Agriculture

“Intensive farming needs to pay the full cost of operation. If they can do that and continue operating, then they are sustainable. If that means they go out of business, so be it.” Continue reading

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Government Role In Innovation

Here is a short video of Bill Gates discussing the important role of government in driving innovation.  We continually hear from rich self interested individuals who insist that government get out of the way. That entrepreneurs well fix the world … Continue reading

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SA blackouts: wake-up call on renewables

“Malcolm Turnbull has blasted state Labor governments for imposing “ideological” renewable energy targets, describing the South Australian blackout as a “wake-up call” to focus on energy security.

The Prime Minister accepted fierce winds and lightning strikes were the “immediate cause” of the statewide power failure, but there was “no doubt” that the “extremely aggressive” shift to renewables had strained the electricity network.” Continue reading

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With 60 Years of Data and 3000 Studies, Australia Declares Fluoride ‘Completely Safe’

“A comprehensive study by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia have found fluoride in potable water to be safe for consumption, in optimum levels. The study saw that fluoridation had no link with low IQ, cancer, or any other perceived health risks.” Continue reading

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