Inquiry Into Clean Air: How do we Compare to The Rest of The World?
This week in committee hearings for the inquiry into clean air, Abigail drew attention to Australia's position on making pollutors pay, compared to other countries...
Inquiry Into Clean Air: How Polluted is Our Air?
This week in committee hearings for the inquiry into clean air, Abigail highlighted just how dirty power stations are making our air.
Government Cops out of COP26 Responsibilities
Today Abigail spoke on the upcoming COP26 and the pressing need for NSW to cut out coal and transition to a clean, green, safe and sustainable renewable future.
PARLIAMENT PUT ON NOTICE ON CLIMATE INACTION
Today, Abigail put Labor and the Coalition on notice over their failure to respond to the climate crisis with appropriate urgency, moving a motion that recognised the findings of the latest IPCC...
Western Harbour Tunnel and Beaches Link: Environmental and Health Impacts
In today's hearing for the inquiry into the Western Harbour Tunnel, Abigail raised with bureaucrats the significant environmental impacts in relation to the tunnel and link.
Opposing Offshore Drilling for Oil and Gas
Today Abigail moved a motion recognising the strong community opposition to offshore drilling for oil and gas in NSW, calling on the NSW Government to oppose the renewal of Advent Energy's Petroleum...
Supporting Upper Hunter Communities in the Just Transition From Coal
Today Abigail spoke briefly in support of the Upper Hunter and Hunter Valley communities, who the NSW Government has continuously ignored in their calls for economic support in transitioning from coal.
Greens Clean Air Bill Calls for Strict Emissions Restrictions
Today Abigail introduced the Greens' new Clean Air Bill, which will protect the health of our communities by setting stricter limits on toxic emissions and mandating the installation of emission control equipment...
A Critique of Sustainable Population Theory
Today Abigail took the opportunity to respond to proponents of sustainable population theory and outline how their arguments do not stack up in the face of scrutiny.
Greens welcome call for Territorial Limits Bill to be dumped
Today’s report by the parliamentary inquiry into the NSW Coalition’s Territorial Limits Bill has recommended that the Bill not proceed. Further, the committee found that there was no need to change the...