Category Archives: Climate

6th June 2011, email to Greg Hunt MP, liberal spokesperson for ‘climate action’ and environment.

Yesterday over 20,000 Australians marched in the capital cities in support of a price on pollution, or the carbon tax. The Federeal oppositon spokesperson for climate and Environment, Greg Hunt MP used the day to call for Australia led action to halt deforestation in our region, referring primarily to Indonesia. I felt the need to congratulate him for this, and

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Why I support a carbon tax.

Climate change and what response Australia needs to take to it is on the agenda. One of the recommendations of the multiparty climate change committee has been the introduction of a carbon tax. (The committee consists of Labor, Greens and Independent MP’s. The Liberals and Nationals were invited, but their leadership chose obstructive oppositionism to constructive cooperation) Being an active

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