Australian news, and some related international items

Stop Adani: Australian delegation release new poll,  attend Adani HQ mtg

‘Three quarters of Australians polled want Qld Premier and Mayors, on their trade mission to India,  to pursue Adani investment in solar not coal’
~ Australian Marine Conservation Society | AMCS
17 March 2017:

”   New poll shows three quarters of people believe Qld Premier & Regional Mayors, in India today, should pursue solar not coal.
Meeting between Adani HQ Senior Management and community delegation of Geoff Cousins AO, Qld farmer, tourism operator and reef campaigner.
With the hotly contested Third Test between India and Australia underway, former Cricket Captain Ian Chappell says renewable energy is the future. … ”

Ian and Greg Chappell call on Adani  to abandon Carmichael mine project
‘Former Australian test captains say opposition to mine in Australia could affect sporting ties with India, in letter directly appealing to Adani boss’

~ Joshua Robertson @jrojourno 16 March 2017:  ” … The Chappells, well-known through their sporting exploits in India where the Australian team is currently playing, joined 90 prominent Australians in the letter, which will be delivered to Adani’s head office on Thursday. … ”



March 18, 2017 - Posted by | climate change - global warming, Queensland

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