Tag Archives: Bulga

The false promise of fossil-fuelled prosperity

Our contradictory climate-energy policies will hurt us in the end. [23 April 2013 | Peter Boyer] Every week seems to bring a new setback to the global effort to curb carbon emissions. As if we didn’t have enough challenges, now … Continue reading

Posted in agriculture and farming, Australian politics, business, investment, employment, carbon, carbon emissions and targets, carbon offsetting, carbon pricing scheme, changes to climate, climate politics, climate sensitivity, climate system, coal-fired, consumption, economic activity, emissions trading, energy, environmental degradation, fossil fuels, gas-fired, growth, human behaviour, international politics, land use, science, social and personal issues, temperature | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment