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Wednesday, December 16, 2015

16/12/2015 The Australian Greens condemn the Liberal Government’s plan to allow companies to brand the Great Barrier Reef. Senator Larissa Waters, Australian Greens climate change spokesperson, said: “What’s next, naming rights, like for football stadiums? “While private donations for Reef...

Larissa Waters

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

The Australian Greens condemn the Liberal Government's plan to allow companies to brand the Great Barrier Reef. Senator Larissa Waters, Australian Greens climate change spokesperson, said: "What's next, naming rights, like for football stadiums? "While private donations for Reef protection are...

Larissa Waters

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Senator Larissa Waters, Australian Greens climate change and environment spokesperson, comments on the Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook: "The Liberal Government is cutting climate and environment programs but keeping the spurious Wind Farm Commissioner. "The outlook confirms the Renewable...

Larissa Waters

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Senator Larissa Waters, Australian Greens spokesperson for women, comments on domestic violence and the Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook. "The Liberal Government has failed to provide any new funding for services or prevention to solve our domestic violence crisis. "What's worse, the Outlook...

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

15/12/2015 The Palaszczuk Government needs to back up its rhetoric about the merged Energex and Ergon business using clean energy technology in Townsville. “Queensland can be a  renewable energy powerhouse and Townsville has the potential to lead the nation in baseload solar power,” Senator...

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

15/12/2015 The Palaszczuk Government’s budget review is deluded in predicting coal royalties will return to levels only seen at height of the mining boom. “The Palaszczuk Government is deluded for thinking it can bank on coal into the future,” Senator Larissa Waters Australian Greens climate...

Larissa Waters

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

The Palaszczuk Government needs to back up its rhetoric about the merged Energex and Ergon business using clean energy technology in Townsville. "Queensland can be a  renewable energy powerhouse and Townsville has the potential to lead the nation in baseload solar power," Senator Larissa...

Larissa Waters

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

The Palaszczuk Government's budget review is deluded in predicting coal royalties will return to levels only seen at height of the mining boom. "The Palaszczuk Government is deluded for thinking it can bank on coal into the future," Senator Larissa Waters Australian Greens climate change...

Monday, December 14, 2015

14/12/2015 Premier Palaszczuk’s comments on ABC last night that Queensland will always be reliant on coal and her go-slow on the Queensland Renewable Energy Target are at odds with the Paris agreement. “The Labor Government is proving just as bad as Campbell Newman’s when it comes to pushing...

Larissa Waters

Monday, December 14, 2015

Premier Palaszczuk's comments on ABC last night that Queensland will always be reliant on coal and her go-slow on the Queensland Renewable Energy Target are at odds with the Paris agreement. "The Labor Government is proving just as bad as Campbell Newman's when it comes to pushing ahead with new...