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Canadian coal-town Alberta Canada

Canada quits coal-fired electricity

Geoff Ebbs /22 November, 2016

C anada announced yesterday that it will phase out all coal fired electricity generation by 2030. Coal is the dirtiest of the fossil fuels producing over three tonnes of carbon dioxide for every tonne of coal burned. Canada has also announced a carbon price commencing in two years with an eighty percent reduction target by Continue Reading →

Griffith candidate talks frankly

Geoff Ebbs /4 September, 2013

Greens candidate for Griffith, Geoff Ebbs, told ZZZs EcoRadio today why he thinks climate change has not been on the agenda for this election but why he still thinks there is value in .the political process. There are two sound files here. Hear Geoff talking about the politics of climate change and vested interests. Hear Continue Reading →