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Business Council excoriates Coalition’s ‘ad hoc and extreme’ energy policies 0

Business Council excoriates Coalition’s ‘ad hoc and extreme’ energy policies

The Business Council of Australia has blasted the Morrison government’s energy plan, declaring it will exacerbate sovereign risk, interfere with market outcomes and discourage investment in critical infrastructure. The BCA has used a submission to the Treasury to launch an excoriating critique of the government’s price regulation measures, and the so-called “big stick” divestiture policy,…

Your Guide To Talking About Climate Change This Thanksgiving 0

Your Guide To Talking About Climate Change This Thanksgiving

Cars Published on November 22nd, 2018 | by Frugal Moogal November 22nd, 2018 by Frugal Moogal  Don’t. OKAY WAIT, DON’T LEAVE! I’m sure that you clicked on this article hoping for a strategy that you can use over the Thanksgiving table to help someone in your family or friend circle start to get on board…

Baker proposes state law in response to Lawrence gas explosions 0

Baker proposes state law in response to Lawrence gas explosions

Governor Charlie Baker on Tuesday proposed the first new state law in response to the Sept. 13 Merrimack Valley gas explosions. It would mandate that certified professional engineers be required to sign off on all serious natural gas work, one of the urgent recommendations made by federal regulators investigating the disaster that rocked Lawrence, North…

Electrons On The High Seas — The Zero Emissions Maritime Report 0

Electrons On The High Seas — The Zero Emissions Maritime Report

Boats Published on November 21st, 2018 | by Steve Hanley November 21st, 2018 by Steve Hanley  Little by little, the zero emissions revolution in transportation is spreading to boats and ships. Perhaps electric transoceanic container ships are not in the offing any time soon, but from personal watercraft to the ferries and cargo ships that…

Job and Employment Links for the Week of November 18 0

Job and Employment Links for the Week of November 18

November is National Veterans and Military Families Month, during which the Department of Labor honors the significant contributions made by American service members and their loved ones. Learn more about National Veterans and Military Families Month, and celebrate with the Department of Labor at a local event, get resources to help you hire veterans, and…

Why fair dinkum language is crucial in the energy debate 0

Why fair dinkum language is crucial in the energy debate

By Bjorn Sturmberg17 November 2018 — 12:00amAs energy prices and temperatures soar in Australia, so too does the use of confusing words in the energy debate.The most recent addition to the energy sector’s bulging lexicon is “fair dinkum power”, a term coined by the federal government that has now been reappropriated, and trademarked, by high-profile…