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Australian local councils lead the way in tackling climate change as federal policy stalls

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The Climate Council has pointed to findings showing that 70% of the emissions reductions required to keep global warming at 2C can be achieved by making changes at the local level. Photograph: Lukas Coch/AAP

Thirty-five councils pledge to switch renewable energy, maximise public transport use and develop more climate-resilient communities

July 19, 2017 — Local councils across Australia are taking climate action into their own hands as climate policy paralysis plagues the federal government. Continue reading Australian local councils lead the way in tackling climate change as federal policy stalls