climate change

The power of capital in a post-Trump world

If you believe in climate change action, human rights and progressive politics, these are tough times. This year alone, we have seen a race to the bottom on asylum-seeker policy;…

How states and territories compare on climate action

With a near vacuum on climate change action at the federal level, and federal ministers even agitating to further reduce already paltry efforts, attention is increasingly being placed on the…

The clean energy juggernaut can’t be stopped now

2015 was a milestone year in mankind’s comprehension of the climate change challenge. At COP21 in December, every government in the world assented to the Paris Agreement on Climate Change.…

Michael Mann: Finding hope in a time of madness

It’s hard to know where to start to convey some of the amazing energy that leading US climate scientist Michael Mann brought to Sydney this week for a workshop and…

How to make resilience attractive to investors

About US$140-300 billion a year will need to be invested globally to adapt to the effects of climate change, but where will the money come from and is the government…