Media Releases

The Climate Institute is an active media commentator. A list of our media releases, starting with the most recent, is below.

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Political point-scoring biggest threat to energy security, prices and jobs Feb 10, 2017 - 10:34am

As a record breaking heatwave pushes emergency services and energy systems to their limits, The Climate Institute calls on politicians to stop finger-pointing and develop a national strategy to .make the electricity system clean, secure and affordable
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Nods and winks but no sign of national strategy for energy affordability, security or emissions reduction Feb 01, 2017 - 2:20pm

Additional support for storage technologies to back renewable energy is important, but the government is still failing to detail a path to a national policy that will provide security, affordability and emissions reduction to the Australian energy market, The Climate Institute said today, following the Prime Minister’s National Press Club address.
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New “hottest year” global warming data reinforces the need for a shift to net zero emissions Jan 19, 2017 - 10:24am

With yet more data released by leading international scientific agencies showing we have lived through not just the hottest year on record, but consecutively the three hottest years on record, it is becoming harder and harder to refute the clear evidence of escalating global warming.
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Multibillion dollar taxpayer bill as Australian emissions rise and projected to keep rising without substantial new policies Dec 22, 2016 - 3:26pm

According to government data out today, Australia’s emissions have increased by over four million tonnes in the year to June 2016 and are projected to keep rising to 2030. Without stronger energy and climate policies, government’s own inadequate 2030 target will be blown by around a billion tonnes, said The Climate Institute.
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Financial risks arising from climate change highlighted by FSB disclosure task force Dec 15, 2016 - 10:47am

The draft recommendations of the G20’s Financial Stability Board’s Taskforce on Climate-Related Financial Disclosure (TCFD), released last night, have confirmed that both the impacts of climate change and the implementation of the Paris agreement’s commitment to limit warming to 1.5-2°C, present immense implications for all companies, asset owners and managers, The Climate Institute said.
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