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Australian Climate Action Summit — Brisbane 19 -21 September

Please consider the following information about the upcoming summit in Brisbane.It's time for climate solutions....It’s getting to that time of year again when we come together and inspire the climate movement to keep pushing for progress!They say that the hour is...

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Here is the start of the Obama approach – with EPA legislation.

EPA to propose cutting emissions from coal plantsSunday, June 1, 2014 5:47:51 PMNews AlertEPA to propose cutting emissions from coal plantsThe Environmental Protection Agency will propose a regulation Monday that will cut carbon-dioxide emissions from existing coal...

Next Lighter Footprints Meeting – Wednesday May 28th

Renewable Energy - a view from the inside Wednesday 28th May7 for 7.30 pmGuide Hall - 1 Faversham Rd CanterburyOur speaker is Peter Dreher, "Bringing Renewable Energy Online : Facts and Fiction."  Peter is a corporate and projects partner at...

Renewable Energy support in the Suburbs

Fighting for more clean energy investment, rooftop solar, jobs and lower electricity bills at  Burwood FestivalLighter Footprints continued its fight at the Burwood Festival on Saturday 3 May to  protect and increase the amount of  clean energy in...

Walking more lightly on the earth

Members of the public are warmly invited to join us at our next monthly meeting to find out what more each of us can do to contribute to a clean healthy future and to better manage climate change riskDistinguished electrical engineer and renewable energy enthusiast Dr...

Defending renewable energy at Kew Festival

Lighter Footprints was out in force at Kew Festival on 29 March gathering support for a stronger Renewable Energy Target  and exhibiting our model of a solar thermal plant, which proved immensely popular with familiesSolar thermal power plants can operate at...

Scientists’ warning: We are on path to irreversible climate hell

The scientists are warning us as loudly as they can. See this article below  from The Guardian.Yet in Australia the Coalition is tearing up clean energy laws and has cynically and contemptibly appointed a known climate skeptic, Dick Warburton, to review the...

March General Meeting – Wed 26th March 2014

After the hottest decade on record, we are bracing for more extreme weather. It doesn't have to be this way. It's time to manage climate change risk “Protecting Victorians from climate change - how do we do it?”ROB GELL,AM,  well-known TV identity,...

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