‘Stop Puffing Wind All Over the Place!’ 189 Conversations about Renewable Energy

July 19, 2011 at 12:11 am 1 comment

100% renewables campaign

Get some backbone. Stop chasing the dollar. Invest in the future!

Please do what’s best for the country not what’s best for industry!!

Hurry up!!

These responses were indicative of the themes that emerged from conversations that CAM volunteers had when they spoke to some 189 people in the Coburg Brunswick area earlier this year as part of the 100% Renewables campaign.

Frustration at government was the underlying sentiment. Frustration at the lack of vision, the lack of courage, the lack of a sustained and cohesive approach, the small steps being taken to support renewables, and a sense of time slipping by. There was strong support for the need to develop a plan to move to 100% renewables and to put a price on pollution. The other key message was that the government needs to meet head on the scare campaign from vested interests against renewables. For the full report please click on the link below.

Climate Action Moreland Survey Report

This research was part of the 100% Renewables campaign and fed into the 14000 responses collected across the country with the results being presented to the Multi Party Climate Change Committee in June. The results of the CAM survey were highly consistent with the national picture on renewable energy and enabled a strong message to be conveyed to the Multi Party Committee.

Entry filed under: Uncategorized.

Finally, getting a start on climate action! Next Climate Action Moreland meeting!

1 Comment Add your own

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Petition Dan Andrews on Climate Emergency

Sign the petition to Premier Dan Andrews to declare an Ecological and climate emergency declaration

What Lies Beneath

Read David Spratt’s What Lies beneath:
Spratt-What Lies beneath-cover

Elephant in the Sky

New report on Aviation emissions and Australia, The Elephant in the Sky:

Climate Reality Check

Read David Spratt's Climate Reality Check:

Glasgow, Scotland COP26

UNFCCC climate conferenceNovember 1st, 2021
13 months to go.

Follow Climate Action Moreland on Twitter

  • RT @EnviroVic: All of Australia’s states and territories agree that the future is renewable, says QLD state energy minister Dr Anthony Lyth… 2 days ago
  • RT @dylanjmcconnell: I tell you what, the Fed's are doing a bang-up job of destroying the electricity market! Fantastic. Great move. Well… 3 days ago
  • RT @dylanjmcconnell: Already Origin's shelved their expansion of its Shoalhaven-pumped hydro due to the impact of the (government-owned and… 3 days ago
  • RT @350Australia: Here's what a 'gas fired recovery' looks like https://t.co/enQXIP4AQf 3 days ago
  • RT @Kenmcld: "No highway engineer would build a bypass that doubled or tripled travel times for cars, but they regularly do this for people… 1 week ago
  • RT @victoriawalks: "We are going to make some pretty aggressive decisions about freeing up as much space as possible." If this happens @Dan1 week ago
  • RT @georgefwoods: NSW Nats wouldn't cross the floor to represent rural people fighting to stop #CSG wells drilling through a recharge aquif… 1 week ago
  • RT @takvera: ACT Labor pledge 90 all-electric buses, with 500 new jobs in construction of supporting infrastructure, and engagement of new… 1 week ago
  • RT @takvera: Great to see these statements by Mark Butler: Morrison willingly turning blind eye to clean energy, Labor says https://t.co/qj… 1 week ago
  • RT @BenPennings: Documents from my Supreme Court case reveal the Downer campaign by @GalileeBlockade caused Adani a LOT of bother. Also, Ad… 1 week ago

This is the current C02 in our atmosphere. We need to get it below 350 for a safe climate.

Current CO2 concentration in the atmosphere


Visitors to this site

%d bloggers like this: