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The election showed Australia’s huge appetite for stronger climate action. What levers can the new government pull?

The next three years will be challenging economically and politically. But the transformation wrought by the election has opened up the possibility of a similar transformation of climate policy. With bold action, a bright future awaits.

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Australia’s Major Parties’ Climate Policies Side-By-Side

With an election on Saturday, lets dig into the major parties’ climate policies, and see how they track against Australia’s Paris commitments.

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​Youth Vote: What do our young people care about?

18 to 24-year-olds have the worst number of voter enrolments in our country, so how can we engage them?

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Why young people don’t vote (and why that needs to change)

Here's why you need to start taking advantage of your democratic right to have a voice

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Labor’s phased emissions trading scheme

Labor has announced a six point climate change strategy, aimed at increasing renewable energy use, improving energy efficiency and transitioning away from old and inefficient coal power stations.

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Election 2016: climate politics off to a chilly start, but could still heat up

Environmental groups are pushing hard to ensure that climate change will not be forgotten in the election.

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Australian Federal Election 2016: Where your candidates stand

How do Turnbull, Shorten and Di Natale rate on environment and gender equality issues?