Community Kept in the Dark – Proposed Incinerator Burns Dirty Energy

11 Oct 2017 Climate Change, East Metro, Energy, Media Releases, Sustainable Planning

Greens (WA) East Metropolitan representative, the Hon. Tim Clifford MLC condemns the process that is leaving the local community in the dark when it comes to decisions about how their waste will be treated. A proposal by the Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council will see residual waste from local residents trucked as far as 100 kilometres…

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Greens again urge government to protect our most vulnerable from rising power prices

1 Sep 2017 Climate Change, Energy, Media Releases

Greens energy spokesperson Tim Clifford has urgently called on the State Government to implement safeguards so WA families aren’t faced with choosing food over paying their bills as next week’s budget looms with higher power prices. Today Treasurer Ben Wyatt refused to remove the Tariff Equalisation Contribution, a little known subsidy paid for by power…

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