Tagged: Coal Action Network Aotearoa

Amid NZ coal mine closures, layoffs, do we need two new mines? - Hot Topic

Cindy Baxter Mar 14, 2016

Last week was a bad week for coal mines on the West Coast. Work on the Denniston Plateau has now stopped Early in the week, Solid Energy announced 24 workers would lose their jobs from the Stockton mine, and by the end of the week, Bathurst announced that it is putting the Denniston mine on hold, laying off 12 … Read More

The Gore synthesis: where we are now, where we are heading, and what we need to do - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Jan 22, 2013

This is the five minute condensed version of the talk I gave in Gore at the Coal Action Network Aotearoa Summerfest (a somewhat optimistic title, given the chilly and wet weather last weekend). It’s too late to avoid damaging climate change, because it’s already happening. Weather extremes — floods, droughts, heatwaves, wildfires, and storms — [...] … Read More