• Australia: Climate Revolt Topples Turnbull

    • Date: 01/12/09

    The Wall Street Journal: The Australian government’s closely watched plan to reduce carbon emissions is likely to be stalled until February, and possibly beyond, after the opposition’s newly elected leader vowed to block the scheme in the Australian Senate this week. The almost certain defeat or delay of the plan in Australia’s upper house means […]

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  • Australian Opposition Leader May Be Dumped Tuesday Over Climate Change Split

    • Date: 30/11/09

    Fox News: Australia’s opposition Liberal Party will vote Tuesday on whether to dump its leader who has lost the confidence of much of the party for backing a government climate change policy. The conservative Liberals have been in meltdown for the past week over the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS) legislation drafted by Prime Minister […]

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  • Liberal Leadership Spat Risks Australian Climate Plan

    • Date: 30/11/09

    Australian opposition head Malcolm Turnbull faces the second challenge to his Liberal Party leadership in seven days in a stand-off that threatens to derail the nation’s plan to control emissions blamed for global warming. Party lawmakers will consider the leadership on Dec. 1, one day after the Senate reconvenes in a bid to pass climate-change […]

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