Northern Rivers EV Survey Results 2021
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Northern Rivers EV Survey Results 2021

Christobel Munson, ZEB Chair & EV Working Group We have been promoting the uptake of Electric Vehicles as part of our strategy to reduce local emissions. In 2019, we held a successful EV Expo which was attended by over 500 people. Over the Covid lockdowns we organised a series of 8 Webinars on different Electric Vehicle…

Net Zero by 2050 – how the transport sector can be managed to contribute
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Net Zero by 2050 – how the transport sector can be managed to contribute

The Grattan car plan: practical policies for cleaner transport and better cities calls on the Federal Government to impose a cap, or ceiling, on the emissions allowed from new cars sold in Australia each year, and to ratchet the ceiling down to zero by 2035. This would help Australia hit a national target of net zero…

Market Forces call to action – Deutsche Bank is getting cosy with Whitehaven
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Market Forces call to action – Deutsche Bank is getting cosy with Whitehaven

Hi Community, Financial news source Debtwire reports Deutsche Bank is preparing to arrange funds for Whitehaven Coal’s climate-wrecking coal business. This could be the money Whitehaven needs for new coal mines like Vickery and Winchester South. Will you tell Deutsche Bank to back-off? Debtwire says Deutsche Bank organised a roadshow for creditors this week and could act as…

COP26 is less than 10 weeks away.  It’s now or never!  Can you spare 10 mins a week to push for strong climate action by our Federal Government?
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COP26 is less than 10 weeks away. It’s now or never! Can you spare 10 mins a week to push for strong climate action by our Federal Government?

We’ve all heard about the latest IPCC Report and the urgency with which most of the rest of the world is planning to address the Climate Crisis.  THIS IS AN EMERGENCY!  Can you join the voices that are rising into a crescendo to demand our leaders represent our wishes for strong targets?  GetUp’s campaign is…

Byron Shire Council takes action on Climate Adaptation
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Byron Shire Council takes action on Climate Adaptation

The Bangalow Herald’s cover story in this month’s edition is a ‘whos who’ of likely candidates who will take the battons and continue to represent us and drive action on Climate Change in our LGA.  In addition to finishing the great work of staff and councillors before them to reach the 2030 net zero goal…