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August 16, 2022

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Alarming footage of devastation in Ellis State Forest

Today north coast conservationists say they are shocked and alarmed at footage of the devastation being wrought in Ellis State Forest south of Grafton.

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Council acknowledges desire for house relocations, buybacks and land swaps

Last night Lismore Council looked at House Relocations, Land swaps and Buy Backs when Councillor Adam Guise’s moved a motion that “Council acknowledges flood impacted ratepayers' desire for house relocations, buybacks and land swaps."

No letup in the struggle for climate justice

The 43 per cent emissions target passed last week in the House of Representatives lacks the ambition needed to radically diminish Australia’s contribution to global warming. It’s too little, too late.

Nimblefoot launches tonight in Byron 

Acclaimed Bangalow author Robert Drewe, who will be featuring at Byron Writers Festival, is having his latest book Nimblefoot launched by Kerry O’Brien at The Book Room at Byron at 6pm tonight. 

Power of the people

Katherine (Letters, 3 August) asked ‘can the power of the people compete...’? The answer is in the recent federal election:...

Bruns underground car park reconsidered 

Byron Council’s decision to approve a controversial mixed-use development in Brunswick Heads that would include the town’s first underground car park could be overturned at this week’s meeting, with a group of councillors moving a rescission motion.

Undesirable

​​An undeniable purpose in living is enjoyment, due to the fact that we have the capability to enjoy. What...

As a community owned enterprise, ENOVA needs protection by law. Consumer and green energy producers can make law claims; sue the government for not protecting their interest.

There is no question that solar and wind are the cheapest way to produce clean energy and we have the local technology to store it.

Byron Eco Park has the answer to become free of dirty power stations. We are happy to demonstrate proof of our concept. The government is regulating an energy set-up out of touch and behind the times, causing environmental disaster at our expense.

Dieter Horstmann, Tyagarah


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  1. Enova is fantastic . How are we meant to slow global warming , no horrible smoke pollution killing our lungs and save the planet if the companies with ethics who are actually doing it are shut down by greedy nasty polluting coal burning billionaires. Something is definitely rotton in the so called fair system. We all want it, why is it not so ?

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