Biomass, or burning forests for electricity, is being recommended to the NSW Government as a renewable energy. But is it a good choice for tackling climate change?
https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/feb/18/the-darling-will-die-scientists-say-mass-fish-kill-due-to-over-extraction-and-droughtAustralian Academy of Sciences panel says urgent steps needed to restore flows A scientific panel investigating the causes of three mass fish deaths at the Menindee lakes has pointed the finger squarely at those managing […]
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/mar/29/scientists-to-take-old-ice-samples-for-climate-research-east-antarcticaEast Antarctica drilling project will give snapshot of Earth’s atmosphere and climate Scientists are planning to extract ice samples from more than 1.5m years ago in a bid to discover more about our ancient climate […]
https://www.theguardian.com/global/video/2018/dec/11/protesters-disrupt-pro-fossil-fuel-event-at-cop24-videoIndigenous and youth groups disrupted a US-sponsored event at the UN climate talks in Poland. Wells Griffith, a Trump administration adviser speaking on a panel, said the US would continue extracting fossil fuels and warned […]