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How will a price on carbon affect your cost of living? Add the numbers up for yourself with a new online calculator.
Consumer advocate CHOICE, the Australian Council of Social Service and The Climate Institute have teamed up to look at the cost of living impacts of the carbon price. With the carbon price now ...
The Functional Dynamics of Green Universities was written by John Rafferty and Carolyn O’Dwyer of Charles Sturt University, with support of the NTEU NSW Division. It came out of a NSW union conference in late 2010, which examined the potential contribution of workers in the education and services industries to promote sustainability within their workplaces and their unions.
The impetus for this report came from NTEU members who wanted to unpack some of the language around sustainability initiatives and green scorecards on campuses and develop a model for ongoing engagement. The writers issue a challenge to the Australian higher education sector to broaden and intensify its efforts for sustainability and embed these into their culture and practices.
The report is available for download below and from www.pushingtheboundaries.org.au/reports
The Climate Institute has developed a two-page myth-buster on climate change, debunking the six most common climate myths.
The NTEU supports strong action on climate change - and you can become an ...•
The NTEU in Victoria today supported the launch of the Earth Worker 100,000 Australians campaign.
The 100,000 Australians campaign aims to grow Australian manufacturing in the renewable energy ...Launch of the Earth Worker 100,000 Australians campaign
Time is running out to register for Transforming Australia – jobs, industry and the green economy, the first national professional conference of its kind.
With the Federal Government announcing its carbon pricing policy on Sunday, there has never been a better time to get informed and discuss the impacts of a carbon constrained economy on jobs, industry and regional economies in particular.
Don’t miss this opportunity to contribute to the debate.
Climate Active Australia: Labor Government capitulates to vested interests rather than taking real action of climate change
Climate Active Australia (www.climateactiveaustralia.org), a climate media organisation supported by a broad range of community organisations concerned about climate change, released the following ...
Susanda Creagh from The Conversation reported upon a number of responses by higher education specialists and commentators about the threats being made to climate scientists here.
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