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Industry lobby groups out in force against Labour’s energy cap plan – doing the dirty work of the fossil fuel giants | Christian Downie

The federal government looks set to finally intervene in energy markets this week, so it’s no surprise to see a chorus of industry groups warning of economic fallout if they do. But let’s be clear: industry associations such as the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association have one primary mission and that is to represent …

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Maggie Phelan poses at the Cape Cod 5 bank headquarters on Wednesday.  She chose to work at the bank because of its climate change policies and benefits.

Young workers prefer to work for companies with climate change policies

BOSTON — Despite a labor shortage that is driving businesses to desperate for hire and an economy that is wreaking havoc on bank accounts, young people are increasingly hesitant — or outright reluctant — to work for a company that doesn’t has no climate-friendly policies. The cultural shift in attitudes from those of previous generations …

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AVC Wildlife fundraising for new space after avian flu halts rehabilitation work

AVC Wildlife fundraising for new space after avian flu halts rehabilitation work

This display board outside the wildlife hall shows the many animals and birds they were able to care for before the bird flu outbreak led to restrictions. (Shane Hennessey/CBC – image credit) The AVC Wildlife Service is raising money for a new separate processing space after bird flu forced them to stop taking wild birds …

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