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Australia Carbon Tax

Australia's Carbon Tax Repeal Set For Final Showdown

Reuters | Posted 09.13.2014 | Green

By Matt Siegel SYDNEY, July 14 (Reuters) - Australia's lower house of parliament on Monday voted to scrap the country's controversial ...

Think About the Transportation Sector

Bill McKibben | Posted 02.04.2013 | Green
Bill McKibben

Superstorm Sandy has made it clear that no matter how hard some politicians try to ignore climate change, climate change will not ignore them -- or any of us.

Australia Acts With a Carbon Tax

Neil Wagner | Posted 01.16.2012 | Green
Neil Wagner

I was having a bad day last week and Australia was nice enough to pick up my spirits. They took the heroic step of laying down their own hard-earned money to help the future of mankind.

The Climate Post: Australia's Ambitious Scheme Sets World's Highest Price on Emissions

Mason Inman | Posted 09.14.2011 | Green
Mason Inman

Australia, with the highest per-capita greenhouse emissions of any large, developed country, will soon take on one of the most ambitious schemes to tackle climate change, with a new carbon-trading system.

Australia Introduces Major Carbon Tax Plan: 'Now Is The Time To Get This Done'

Posted 05.14.2013 | Green

This Sunday, Australia announced its carbon tax plan in an effort to help fight climate change. AFP reports that the plan is to tax carbon pollution a...

Climate Scientists Face Death Threats

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 08.07.2011 | Green

When a tree-planting advocate receives threats of sexual assault and violence against her children, it is perhaps a red flag that the practice of heal...