The environmental journalism Sydney-(out)sider

Renewable Energy Market Growing with Battery Storage Prices Dropping

A report issued last week shows that battery storage is dropping in price and the renewable energy market in Australia is growing. The Climate Council claims energy storage solutions like … Continue reading

April 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

China’s Ban Drives Australia to Consider Working Toward a Circular Economy

Australia must weigh the demand for a sustainable circular economy after China placed a ban on low-value recycling materials on January 1st, causing panic over whether Australia’s household recycling practices … Continue reading

April 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Deepwater drilling threatens the Great Australian Bight

Environmentalists warn that marine life is threatened by the Australian Government’s plans to set aside even more areas of the ocean for oil and gas mining this year, including the … Continue reading

April 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

EPA to propose repealing Obama-era rule on greenhouse gas emissions

CNN Coauthors Miranda Green and Rene Marsh published a news article on October 8th, 2017 covering the highlights of a leaked proposal to re-appeal the Clean Power Plan under the … Continue reading

October 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

‘Aggressive’ Dendrobium mine causing ‘grave, severe’ impacts on Sydney water catchments

By: Jodine Holli Wolman On September 14th, 2017 Paige Cockburn with ABC News released a news report exposing the effects fracturing and bulging coming from a Mine west of Wollongong … Continue reading

September 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Challenge for the Environment’s Sake

  Rendleman Orchards in Alto Pass, IL In a Small Midwestern Community, an Aggressive Campaign to Reclaim its Environment     In a small community of the most southern counties in Illinois, … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Nyngan Solar project breaks ground in NSW, signaling end for coal and bright future for renewables

I’m sitting at a bar in Melbourne with Ollie O’Callaghan, the twenty-three year old stepson of Jock O’Callaghan, who is the energy, utilities and mining leader at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). PwC … Continue reading

August 18, 2015 · Leave a comment