Coals power in Government
The big money in Australia is in coal mining and the Coalition Government of Australia is committed to preserving it at all costs even though they have signed the UN COP21 agreement to reduce emissions. They have abolished the carbon tax, reduced the climate change activity of their climate scientists and reduced activity in renewable energy as part of this plan and can not see the link between burning coal and the record breaking temperatures in Australia.
16/2/2017 11:52:27 am
The accords of the 21th Conference of the Parties (COP21) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Paris cannot work because the «Carbon Tax» is passed to the consumer. The poor and the working class spent all their income in consumption supporting their families, so they are the main consumers. They cannot afford this tax even if they live in a rich nation.
16/2/2017 11:54:16 am
Australia is being led by the US. President Trump is backing out, but in a noisy way by tweets:
23/2/2017 08:29:50 am
*Norway is opening the Arctic to oil exploration*
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