Nannas are calling for real solutions to the waste crisis, and a ban on polluting incinerators. In response to community campaigns, a NSW government regulation has stopped incinerators in Matraville and Western Sydney, hopefully forever.
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Good News 27 Jan 2023
News and links to gas pipeline construction halted, NSW EPA has ‘teeth’, new tech for batteries, the wonders of seaweed, wholesale power price falls, Tasmanian devils breeding program progress.
This week, some Sydney Nannas had meetings with MPs, while others prepared a NSW election resources kit. Our creative nannas are working on getting ready for our first Craftivism Exhibition in early March.
NT gas hub subsidy
In late December 2022, the ABC revealed it had obtained documents showing the original business case for the Middle Arm Sustainable Development Precinct in Darwin.
Good News 20 Jan 2023
Good news and links to articles about renewable energy, recycling, nude protesting, koalas and other endangered wildlife.
Coonabarabran togetherness, respect and culture
The Coonabarabran Gathering on Saturday was an enchanting evening of togetherness, respect and culture. The event, organised by a local committee, was in response to the National Native Title Tribunal’s decision to extinguish Native Title over the part of the Pilliga Forest where Santos has approval to drill for coal seam gas.
Call Out GE Greenwashing
General Electric is trying to spin off its power assets into a new company called Vernova, which GE wants us to think means “new green”. Yet this company would be loaded with fossil fuel projects. Market Forces have provided links to call out GE by sharing their post on to your story on Instagram orContinue reading “Call Out GE Greenwashing”
Nanna visits forest near Batemans Bay
Nanna Bron saw a bit of the native forest logging firsthand last week when she called in to Batemans Bay on her holiday travels. She contacted the Brooman State Forest Conservation Group, which we met in October last year when they succeeded in getting the 20,000 signatures on the petition they presented to Parliament. They were very keenContinue reading “Nanna visits forest near Batemans Bay”
Good News 13 Jan 2023
Good News is back for 2023. Click on the image to see more good news and links to articles
End Native Forest Logging
Let’s help put an end to native forest logging in NSW on the 25 March election agenda. Check out the Nature Conservation Council’s info and take action – it only takes a minute.