Opinion Pieces

Climate change is washing away our beaches, Labor is doing something about it

May 08, 2019

This election, in very significant part, is about which party is best positioned to respond to the challenge of climate change.

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THE FAUX CLIMATE CHANGE DEBATE

April 24, 2019

The climate change debate we’ve seen in the last few days has not impressed the voters I’ve been talking to. As predictable as the sunrise, it has been dominated by nonsense claims being thrown about by the Liberals and some parts of the media about the economic impacts of Labor’s Climate Change Action plan. This debate hasn’t been about the costs of climate action or the costs of Labor’s or the Liberals policies, and it certainly hasn’t been...

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HYDROGEN INDUSTRY EXPORT PLAN WORTHWHILE

April 10, 2019

TASMANIA is synonymous with its proud pumped hydro history. As Australia and the world face an unprecedented energy transition, the country will look to Tasmania as a renewable energy powerhouse.

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Only Labor will deliver on state's potential

March 01, 2019

Tasmania has been the country's hydro-electricity powerhouse for generations.

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WE’RE HEADING FOR 36 DAYS OF TEMPERATURE OVER 35C BY 2030 – BUT WE CAN AVOID IT

January 18, 2019

Heatwaves have always been part of life in South Australia — unfortunately for the Tour Down Under cyclists, generally the week they’re riding.

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LABOR ENERGISED TO FIX POWER CRISIS

November 23, 2018

Australia is in a deep energy crisis. Power bills are out of control, pollution is rising and the Liberals haven’t been able to agree on an energy policy for five years. That’s why yesterday we announced Labor’s plan to fix the Liberals’ energy crisis, deliver cheaper renewable energy and more jobs.

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