Greens move to block clean energy cuts, setting up double dissolution trigger

Greens move to block clean energy cuts, setting up double dissolution trigger | World news | NewsWire
Christine Milne wants to force a Senate vote on the bill to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation, knowing it will be defeated. Photograph: Lukas Coch/AAP

The Greens have said they will force a vote on a federal government plan to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation, thus giving the coalition a first trigger for a double dissolution election.

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We will fight them on our beaches: Ibiza unites against oil prospectors | Environment | The Observer

It is best known for all-night clubbing with top DJs such as Pete Tong and Fatboy Slim, an A-list celebrity crowd and partying, but Ibiza is also home to two national parks, environmentalists living off the grid on solar power, and is considered of such ecological and cultural importance that the UN designated the Balearic island and its surrounding waters a world heritage site.

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