March 13

Call to country:

Our very own Pamela Reeves was one of hundreds around the country calling for a halt to coal seam gas mining expansion. See more at:

Whats On

Empowering Our City: Community Renewable Energy Forum

Wed 13 March 6.30-8.30 at Redfern Town Hall, 73 Pitt St, Redfern

$10 Waged, $5 unwaged. Hear a range of experts on community renewable energy and share your thoughts on how we can create community renewable energy projects across Sydney. Register

Earth Hour

Sat 23 March it is happening again. Turn off the lights, encourage your friends and family to do thew same, and make the move towards renewables. More info at:

Permaculture Sydney – Upcoming Courses:

Climate Commission Report

Climate Commission was established to provide all Australians with an independent and reliable source of information about the science of climate change, the international action being taken to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and the economics of a carbon price. Read their latest report here:

Pacific 350

We are supporting the Pacific Island archipelago of Tokelau in taking action to take on the fossil fuel industry. Last October, Tokelau turned off the last of its diesel generators and became the first country in the world to become 100% renewably-powered. On March 2nd, Pacific Islanders from 15 countries mobilized to lay down a challenge to the fossil fuel industry and asked the world to show support by posting photos with a message. See our photo of support for the group. For more on the campaign

Infographic: Has the Kyoto protocol worked?

Check out this infographic:

50,000 march in biggest climate change rally in US history

We stand in support with the 50,000 Americans who marched on Washington DC to show their support taking action on climate change now. Add your voice of support!

Renewable energy now cheaper than new fossil fuels in Australia

Check out this new research firm Bloomberg New Energy Finance that showing the economic argument against renewable energy is becoming defunct.

Ask the Question

Online tool: Ask your pension fund if it invests in fossil fuels

Peak coal for China in 2015?

With news China has announced that it will be reducing its use of coal 2015, it sends a clear and powerful message that the future of renewables is strong, and we must move away from fossil fuel reliance.