Monday Aug 18
Clive Palmer vows to block RET changes as industry fears worst
Clive Palmer has vowed to block any move by the Abbott government to weaken or abolish Australia's renewable energy target during this parliament.
Deadly fires fanned by logging
THE heat and severity of Kinglake and Marysville fires that killed 159 people on Black Saturday was significantly increased by clear-fell logging of forests, scientists believe.
Government 'fighting the future' on renewable energy investment
One of the world's most advanced solar power companies has shelved plans to develop renewable electricity plants for the public market in Australia because of the Government's apparent hostility to renewable energy.