How weakened laws in Qld and NSW are failing our wildlife and how the Australian Government is doing little to prevent it.
Despite the tired old analogies about how many football fields are cleared every minute, the facts are that just 0.23 per cent of the total land area of Queensland was cleared in 2015/16.
My guess is most Australians aren't aware that an area of forest and bushland the size of the MCG is currently bulldozed in Queensland every three minutes.
Whatever your position on renewable energy for our domestic needs might be, trying to scuttle our second biggest export earner is reckless economics and irresponsible politics.
While governments stress the subsidy blade of the scissors, the fossil fuel penalty blade is powerful at cutting fossil fuel energy supply too.
What the ACT Government has done is to commission solar and wind generation, much of it outside the ACT, that is a contribution to the grid.
How efficient are different types of batteries/energy sources? A key metric is 'energy density'.
Paladin's Kayelekera uranium mine in Malawi, the 'warm heart of Africa', needs to be rehabilitated and Paladin hasn't set aside nearly enough money for the job.
The biggest concern is the Great Barrier Reef and the threat to its existence is the hottest issue of them all, particularly among voters under 35.
There are clear signs of a nuclear slow-down in China, the only country with a large nuclear new-build program.
Many scientists managed to smoothly change tack from dire predictions of global cooling in the 1970s to global warming in the 2000s.
Energy prices arenít high because of 'wishful thinking' and 'green religion' - theyíre high because of too little thinking and the wrong kind of religion.