Take unprecedented action or bear the consequences, says eminent scientist and advisor

“Climate change is now reaching the end-game, where very soon humanity must choose between taking unprecedented action, or accepting that it has been left too late and bear the consequences.” Those are the challenging words from Prof. Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, for twenty years the head of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, and a…

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“I am not afraid to say the c-word, coal, coal, coal”- Nationals deputy

NationalsNationals celebrate ditching of emissions targets from NEG and a push for new dispatchable generation: “Coal, coal, coal,” says the deputy leader.

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Integration of energy and climate change policy critical for investment certainty

Investors with more than $2 trillion in assets under management have expressed dismay at the sidelining of emissions reduction policy in Australia. 

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UFC’s White: ‘I Will Never Talk Bad About Donald Trump’

During Fox News Channel’s Sunday airing of “OBJECTified,” UFC President Dana White praised his friend Donald Trump as someone he will “never talk bad about.” White said way before Trump ever ran for office, the president gave his league its start when nobody else would give them a shot. “I’m never going to say anything bad about — ever. Ever, ever, ever. That guy gave us our start when nobody would talk to us,” said White. He added, “No arenas wanted us. [Trump] reached out and he’s always been a friend to me. The guy’s always been a friend to me. Donald Trump has never done anything remotely negative to me, ever — except try to compete with me.” Follow Trent Baker on Twitter @MagnifiTrent

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Bolton: In Addition to Russia, Sufficient Concern China, Iran, North Korea Are Meddling in 2018 Election  

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” national security adviser John Bolton said there is a “sufficient national security concern” that in addition to Russia the nations of China, Iran, and North Korea are attempting to meddle in America’s 2018 midterm election. Bolton said, “I can say definitely it’s a sufficient national security concern about Chinese meddling, Iranian meddling, and North Korean meddling that we’re taking steps to try and prevent. So all four of those countries really.” He added, “I’m not going to get into what I’ve seen or haven’t seen, but I’m telling you looking at the 2018 election those are the four countries that we’re most concerned about.” Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN

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Turnbull dumps emissions from NEG in final act of capitulation

TurnbullTurnbull effectively dumps emissions component from the proposed National Energy Guarantee, in what could be his final act of capitulation to the far right forces within the government parties.

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Entura helps Infigen to connect new grid-scale battery

Specialist power and water consulting firm Entura has been engaged by Infigen Energy to deliver grid connection support services to its new 25 MW / 52 MWh Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) in South Australia.

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First electric vehicle charging station for Ginninderry

An ActewAGL electric vehicle charging station, the first to service West Belconnen and the first of several planned for the Ginninderry development, was launched today by Minister for Climate Change and Sustainability, Shane Rattenbury.

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Energy Insiders Podcast: Lily D’Ambrosio and the big solar deal

Lily D’Ambrosio talks about the state’s big rooftop solar initiative; David Leitch accuses Rod Sims of stepping over the line; and why price caps could cause bills to rise.

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Illegal Alien Arrested by ICE, Wanted for Murder in Mexico, Has Five Anchor Babies with Illegal Alien Wife

An illegal alien living in the United States who was recently arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and is wanted in Mexico on homicide charges has five U.S.-born children that have been rewarded with birthright citizenship.

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