Good News 12 Aug 2022

Click on the image for links to more good news articles including the first super fund to fully divest from coal and gas, koalas sighted at Lithgow, new composting and recycling facilities in ACT, electric buses in Sydney, wildlife use highway underpasses and more.

Federal government declares Australia’s first six offshore wind energy zones ABC News

US Senate passes landmark bill to tax billionaires to fund clean energy Renew Economy

“Significant milestone” in quest for safer, greener, cheaper polymer battery alternative Renew Economy

Call to raise bar on energy efficiency for new-build homes nationally Off the Grid

NSW council supports first-of-its-kind research hub for koalas Council Magazine

NGS the first industry super fund to fully divest from oil and gas companies like Woodside and Santos Market Forces Superfunds comparison table

Koala sighting near Lithgow raises hopes of unmapped colony after Blue Mountains bushfire destruction ABC News

ACT partners with federal government to build new composting and recycling facilities  ABC News

How Sydney’s first electric buses overcame range anxiety The Driven

Wildlife does use highway underpasses, Southern Cross University study reveals ABC News

Critically-endangered Capricorn yellow chat given a fighting chance by graziers’ soft touch ABC Rural

Landmark rediscovery of endangered native rodent at Victoria’s Wilsons Promontory ABC News

Giant Australian Cuttlefish numbers surge near Whyalla after fishing ban is reimposed ABC News

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