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Petition to get Elon Musk to call Malcolm Turnbull – AYCC
Obviously Elon Musk knows whats up. Can he talk some clean energy sense into Malcolm for us?
Malcolm Turnbull: Stop sinking public money into fossil fuels – Greenpeace
The Australian government gives around $11billion in tax breaks to the fossil fuel industry every year. Let's stop the fossil fuel industry's free ride. Tell Malcolm Turnbull to stop using public money to prop up the fossil fuel industry.
Let's #Repower Australia – Australian Conservation Foundation
We call on our elected representatives to #Repower Australia: Shift to clean energy and cut pollution. Burning coal and gas is damaging our climate. We want a sun-powered country!
Fantastic War on Waste, how about a War on Climate Change ABC? - Tom Hunt
Petitioning presenter on ABC Television Craig Roucassel, Keo Films Australia and the Australian Broadcasting commission.
Three levels of government Climate Emergency Declaration petition - CED
Call on all levels of government to do what is now necessary.
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Stop Adani’s mega polluting coal mine: Protect our endangered black-throated finch – Australian Conservation Foundation
Petitioning Minister Frydenberg: revoke approval for Adani’s mine
It's Time to Revoke Adani's Approval! – GetUp!
Petitioning the Federal Environment Minister Josh Frydenberg: We ask that you heed the call of Reef scientists such as Dr Charles Veron, and revoke the environmental approvals for Adani's Carmichael coal mine.
Tell Commbank's Board: it must rule out Adani – 350.org
At their next meeting in August 2017, the Board of Commonwealth Bank will be approving the bank's new climate policy. Commbank now needs to catch up with a public statement and good policy ruling out the Adani mine.
Rescind Adani's Unlimited Water License and support Aussie farmers! – Farmers for Climate Action
Petitioning Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk against the Queensland Government’s decision to grant Indian mining company Adani a licence to access unlimited water for 60 years.
Stop Adani’s mega polluting coal mine – Australian Conservation Foundation
Up to 50% of Reef's coral may have died on this government's watch. Demand no public funding for coal pollution
More coal = more poverty – Oxfam Australia
Calling on Australian politicians to power up against poverty and help create a fairer, brighter future for everybody. This means a commitment to • No new coal mines in Australia, including Adani’s disastrous proposal • Ending Australia's climate pollution • Tackling poverty and funding renewable energy solutions, here and overseas
Demand the Queensland Government holds Adani to account! Stop the mine before it starts! – Georgia B
Petitioning Dr Steven Miles, Minister for Environment & Heritage Protection & Minister for National Parks & the Great Barrier Reef
Queensland & Australia:
Stop Free Water for Adani – Australian Youth Climate Coalition
QLD Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has given a water license to Adani that would drain billions of litres of precious QLD water for free. Sign this petition to show the QLD Government you're outraged at this out of touch pandering to the coal industry.
Beyond coal: replace coal with clean energy – The Greens
Call on State, Territory and Federal governments to work together on a plan for the retirement of all coal-fired power stations and a just transition for the workers and their communities.
Westpac: Don't fund corrupt Adani to destroy the Great Barrier Reef – SumOfUs
Tell Westpac to rule out funding Adani's mega-mine and help save the Reef
Stop Funding Coal! – Australian Marine Conservation Society
Send Prime Minister Turnbull an email making it clear that Adani’s Carmichael coal mine, Abbott Point coal terminal and rail link are a threat to our Reef and should not go ahead.
CommBank: Stop funding new coal – Greenpeace
Petitioning CommBank CEO Ian Narev: Coal is polluting our world and threatening irreplaceable wonders like our Great Barrier Reef. I call on CommBank to help protect our Reef and power a renewable energy future by immediately committing to stop funding new coal projects.
Coral bleaching emergency: Ditch Adani and rescue our reef! – Fight for Our Reef
Tell Premier Palaszczuk to rescue our Reef from crisis: say no to coal!
It is almost time to deliver this petition to the Queensland Parliament: Closed 24 May 2017
Our Great Barrier Reef needs renewable energy, not dirty coal – Australian Marine Conservation Society
Petitioning Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten to tell them that the future of the Reef relies on a rapid transition to renewable energy.
Stop Adani’s Carmichael coal mine – Australian Conservation Foundation
Send your MP the Adani Brief. Tell them support for Adani means no support from you.
Stop Adani destroying our land and our culture – Adrian Burragubba
“We, the Wangan and Jagalingou people, are the traditional owners of the land in Queensland’s Galilee Basin. We call on Adani to IMMEDIATELY WITHDRAW from this damaging project on our land. 100,000 signatures reached about a year ago.
Malcolm, keep your promise! Don’t give Adani $1 billion to wreck our reef! – GetUp
Prime Minister Turnbull, during the election you said there would be no public funding for Adani. Adani's Reef-killing coal mine is not public infrastructure. Don’t waste taxpayers' money on it. https://www.getup.org.au/campaigns/great-barrier-reef--3/killing-the-reef-with-taxpayers-money/a-taxpayer-funded-reef-killing-project
We will not let this coal mine go ahead – 350 Australia
Tell Minister Canavan that you won't accept taxpayers funding the Carmichael Coal mine at a time when we need to keep all fossil fuels in the ground.
Coal or the reef? – The Australian Greens
Call on Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to reject the reckless expansion of the Abbot Point Coal Terminal.
Queensland | Australia:
Premier Palaszczuk, special treatment for Adani must end – Environmental Defenders Office Queensland
Please Premier, stop giving Adani special treatment, and stand up for Queensland.
Queensland | Australia:
Renewables for the Reef – Australian Marine Conservation Society
Tell the Queensland Government that Australia needs the Reef and renewables – not more coal mines and more carbon pollution.
It's time to come clean about the economics of coal – The Australia Institute
Add your name to the open letter to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull asking for some straight answers.
Tell your bank to ditch fossil fuels! – Australian Youth Climate Coalition
Petition calling on the big banks to keep warming at a safe level by ditching funding for fossil fuel projects like Adani’s.
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World heritage at risk! Tell Turnbull to rescue our reef! – Australian Marine Conservation Society
Petitioning Prime Minister Turnbull: Please urgently commit to climate change leadership and rescue our Reef!
Show your support for the Paris Agreement and climate action – 350.org
Stand with 350 to show other world leaders, CEOs, local governments and everyone else watching that political momentum away from fossil fuels and towards an 100% clean energy economy that works for all is unstoppable. By signing you show you will continue working for climate action, and 350.org will help deliver your message to world leaders.
Climate change doesn't wait! We call for immediate action! – Climate Call for Action
Petitioning USA: Those in power are ignoring more and more the voices of their citizens.
Sign this call for action and to hear the voices of the scientific community with their extreme concern for the growing risk for us and for future generations.
#WaterNotCoal - Reject Acland Stage 3 – Lock the Gate
Send a message to the Queensland Government: mining Minister Lynham, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, Deputy Premier Jackie Trad, and Environment Minister Stephen Miles, asking them to respect the court and stop the mine, now!
Save the CEFC – Adam Bandt, The Greens
Subsidising coal through the green energy bank is like pouring money from the the health budget into asbestos. Don't allow the Clean Energy Finance Corporation to fund dirty coal power.
Call on the Victorian opposition to get serious about climate change – Friends of the Earth Melbourne
For the opposition to have credibility on this critical issue, it must review its climate change policies—including emissions reductions, coal, gas, renewable energy, and community resilience—and release them publicly by the year’s end.
Stop the Narrabri Gas Project – Lock the Gate
Send Santos a message they can't ignore – make an EIS submission, using the suggested template or by writing your own submission. Lock the Gate will print them all out and personally deliver them to the Department of Planning. Closed 22 May 2017.
Petitioning G7 leaders: Save the Paris climate deal – Avaaz
We call on you to move forward with plans to bring carbon emissions to zero through 100% clean energy. We also call on you to send a clear message to Mr Trump that the Paris accord is in global economic and security interests.
Don’t frack up Australia – Lock the Gate Alliance
Petitioning the Prime Minister and all Federal Parliamentarians, asking them to reject plans for new gas fracking pipelines from Western Australia and the Northern Territory, and to reject any of our public money being spent on them.
Tell the Premier Victoria's coal policy is a climate test – Environment Victoria
Petition to tell Premier Daniel Andrews that the state government’s new Coal Policy must follow the Climate Change Act and set a safe and clean direction for Victoria.
A smart coal policy for Victoria – Friends of the Earth Melbourne
Will you send a message to the Victorian Premier and Cabinet to let them know that our expectations are high for their new coal policy?
Have your say on Victoria's energy future – Friends of the Earth Melbourne
Survey to learn about the community's views on renewable energy
Fight for the Bight – The Wilderness Society
Take action to save the Great Australian Bight from exploitation by the big mining companies lining up for risky, deep-sea drilling.
Fight for the Bight – The Australian Greens
Ask to permanently protect the Great Australian Bight from companies that continue to try and drill for oil and gas in these pristine waters
No more bad investments in South Australia – The Climate Emergency Declaration Campaign
Petition asking for a SA ban on all new coal, oil, and gas projects and any other new climate-damaging projects. SA projects that affect climate affect us all, so please sign regardless of whether or not you live in SA.
Call on Malcolm Turnbull to fix the energy market rules – Sarah Hanson-Young - Greens Senator for South Australia
SA's Energy Future - it's time to take action! Let's get serious about fixing South Australia’s power crisis and lowering electricity bills across the country. http://www.sarahhansonyoung.com/sa_energy
Prime Minister Turnbull: It's time to build big storage – Solar Citizens
The Turnbull government must start planning for the future of Australia's electricity system. Sign the petition and tell the Prime Minister it's time to upgrade our electricity system to renewable energy and storage.
Keep the ABC coal free – GetUp!
Malcolm Turnbull just appointed Australia's chief coal lobbyist to the Board of the ABC. Keep the ABC free to report truth, science and facts, not fake news or industry propaganda.
Tell Turnbull not to fund ‘clean coal’ – Australian Wind Alliance
Add your signature to tell Turnbull not to misuse the Clean Energy Finance Corporation to invest in coal.
Save the CEFC – The Greens
Petitioning Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg: Subsidising coal through the green energy bank is like pouring money from the the health budget into asbestos. Don't use the Clean Energy Finance Corporation to fund dirty coal-power.
Crowdfunder: Defend renewable energy from the scare campaign – Conservation Council of Western Australia
The Liberal Party’s cynical and dishonest campaign is undermining support for renewable energy and blocking action on climate change. Donate to help to counter the Liberals' misinformation about renewable energy.
Repower NSW with clean energy - Nature Conservation Council NSW
Call for more clean, renewable electricity generation and storage in NSW to ensure affordable, reliable and sustainable power for New South Wales, and a liveable climate.
Calling on Matthew Guy to do better for our environment and climate – Environment Victoria
Send a message to Matthew Guy and the Victorian Coalition: “Stop the attacks on our climate and environment” – “I call on you to show leadership by supporting positive environmental and climate initiatives…”
Tell Scott Morrison to stop the gas industry cheating us out of billions – SumOfUs
Petitioning treasurer Scott Morrison: fix our broken mining royalties system and stop the gas industry cheating us out of billions
Our clean energy future – GetUp!
Tell our federal and state government leaders that we want to supercharge the transition towards a safer, cleaner, renewable energy future. We call on State and Federal Governments to commit to 100% renewable power by 2030.
Global / USA:
Democrats: Embrace Climate Mobilization NOW! – The Climate Mobilisation (USA)
Ask US Democrats to introduce and champion a package of legislation that restores a safe climate with 0°C warming, stops the 6th mass extinction of species, and creates a full employment economy that works for all of us.
US Climate Heroes: Bypass Trump! – Avaaz
Call on US mayors, governors and CEOs to work together to collectively meet US national climate goals regardless of what the Trump administration does.
Climate Emergency Declaration – Conservation Council SA
Call on the Australian Federal and State Parliaments to act in the national interest, declare a climate emergency, and mobilise a coordinated Australia-wide effort to prevent dangerous climate change.
Climate Emergency Declaration and Mobilisation petition – 40 grassroots groups
Ask parliament to declare a Climate Emergency and mobilise resources accordingly.
Don't let corporate bullies attack our fracking ban – Sum of Us
Petitioning Premier Daniel Andrews to uphold Victoria's fracking ban in the face of corporate bullying and legal tactics by Lakes Oil
Australia's epically stupid plan – Avaaz
The Australian government wants to give a $1bn loan to a toxic coal complex in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. Let’s put this reef-killing deal in a global spotlight with a million person petition and a massive campaign in the Australian media.
South Australia Votes: Solar thermal or gas - Repower Port Augusta
Vote now and let the Premier know whether you want him to buy power from solar thermal in Port Augusta, or gas.
Tell the Victorian Government to act on climate change – Environmental Justice Australia
The Victorian Government has recognised the need for action on climate and are taking responsibility for reducing Victoria’s emissions. Will you ask Liberal MPs to do the same?
Put the Reef first: No new coal – Greenpeace
Call on Prime Minister Turnbull to protect the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating impacts of climate change by implementing a ban on new coal mines in Australia.
Sign our open letter to PM Turnbull – Friends of the Earth Melbourne
“Politicians such as Prime Minister Turnbull and SA opposition leader Steve Marshall blamed renewable energy for the blackout in South Australia. A newly released Bureau of Meteorology investigation tells a different story. They can restore their reputation by ending the blame game and backing renewable energy.”
World Leaders: Protect the Paris Agreement – Avaaz
“Ask world leaders to make a strong statement for climate action, regardless what Trump does. Avaaz has staff inside the UN Climate summit, if a million of us join this call fast, it'll be delivered directly to governments.”
Are you ready to move on climate? – Friends of the Earth Melbourne
Help set the expectation that the Victorian government will use the coal policy and Climate Change Act to start the transition from coal to a future based on energy efficiency and 100% renewable energy. #ActOnClimateVic
Don't frack Midwest farms and groundwater – Frack Free Future
Sign the petition to Alinta Energy
Make a submission to the Community Energy Discussion Paper – Yes2Renewables
Call for the Victorian Government to remove the blanket ban zones from wind farm planning laws for all wind projects. An email template enables you to send it through straight away. You can alter the text if you wish. Submissions close 28 November 2016.
End tax break for fossil fuels – Greenpeace
Demand that parliament holds an inquiry into the fossil fuel subsidies costing us billions
100% renewables where no one gets left behind – Australian Youth Climate Coalition
Petitioning Minister Frydenberg: Support a national plan for coal closure and just transition for communities like the Latrobe Valley.
Help make Australia’s energy 100% renewable and save our precious Reef – 350 Australia
Pledge to divest from fossil fuels to stop the Big Four banks funding climate destruction
Victoria | Australia:
ENGIE CEO Isabelle Kocher: it's time to close Hazelwood – Environment Victoria
Sign the petition to ENGIE's CEO calling on the company to close Hazelwood and look after the community.
Send a submission to the Senate Coal Closure Inquiry – 350 Australia
Write your own submission and/or select from provided talking points.
Make a submission on QLD Renewable Energy Target – 350 Australia
Write your own submission and/or select from provided talking points.
COP22 Interfaith Climate Statement – Australian Religious Response to Climate Change
We invite all people of faith and goodwill to sign the COP22 Statement
Freeze New Fossil Fuel Development – 350.org
Call on world leaders to end all new fossil fuel development and transition to investing only in the 100% renewable technology
Premier Andrews: Act on Climate, Protect Health – Healthy Futures
Email the Premier to ask for a strong emissions reduction target
Time for a national plan to phase out coal – Environment Victoria
Tell the federal government to plan the shift to clean energy and support local communities.
We call on ABC and SBS to break the silence on the climate emergency – The Sustainable Hour on 94.7 The Pulse
Sign the letter to ABC and SBS: “As our public broadcasters, it's up to you now to break this impasse.”
Be part of the generation that ends oil: Taking Arctic oil to court! – Greenpeace
In the fragile, melting Arctic, Norwegian state-owned oil company StatOil wants to drill further north than ever before. We’ve got to stop them. That’s why we’ve just filed an unprecedented people-powered legal challenge against Arctic oil that could do just that.
Protect our Great Barrier Reef: fast-tracking industrialisation is not ok – WWF
Petitioning Queensland Premier Anna Palaszczuk: Immediately revoke special permission to ‘fast track’ approvals for the Carmichael coal mine project.
Join the groundswell against Big Oil – The Wilderness Society
Ban oil and gas development in the Great Australian Bight now and into the future.
Take2 – Victoria's collective climate change pledge program – Victoria State Government
Be part of Victoria’s action on climate change. Pledge to act now and help keep the temperature rise to under two degrees.
Support leaders who make climate solutions a reality – The Climate Reality Project
It’s time to stop talking about climate change and start working together to solve it.
Say No to Nuclear – Conservation Council SA
Say no to making SA the home for the world's nuclear waste.
Prime Minister step in and stop BP drilling for oil in the Bight – Australian Youth Climate Coalition
Call to ban oil and gas development in the Great Australian Bight now and into the future.
Fight for the Bight – South Australia Greens
Petition to NOPSEMA asking them to say no to BP drilling in The Great Australian Bight
All Coal Seam Gas Mining around Australia to cease and Mining Entities held Accountable! – C. McGrath | Your Australia
Action is required urgently. Petitioning the federal and all state/territory governments
Climate Change Act – time for transition – Friends of the Earth Melbourne
Please tell the Victorian Premier you want to see deep emission reduction targets announced so we can start the transition away from coal.
Guarantee a future for wind power! – Nature Conservation Council
Don't let the anti-renewables lobby win - demand a strong future for wind energy!
Show your support for Community Energy in Victoria – Friends of the Earth Melb.
Send a submission to the parliamentary inquiry and show the committee your support for community energy projects across Victoria. Use email template to send through.
Victoria's Done It - So Can Australia – 350 Australia
Tell your State Government to follow Victoria's lead on a permanent fracking and coal seam gas ban
Save ARENA – The Australian Greens
Call on Bill Shorten to commit to retaining ARENA’s $1.5 billion dollars of current funding.
Ban underground coal gasification (UCG) in SA – SA Greens
Call on the SA Government to ban underground coal gasification in South Australia.
Call on the University of Melbourne to divest – Fossil Free Melbourne University
Petitioning the Vice Chancellor of The University of Melbourne, Glyn Davis. Sign this if you think that it’s time for Melbourne Uni to show its genuine commitment to sustainability.
Make solar thermal happen in Port Augusta – Solar Citizens
Ask the State Government to do all it can to make solar thermal happen in Port Augusta
Malcolm, you said you'd repower Port Augusta, now make it happen – AYCC
Ask Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Minister for Energy and Resources Josh Frydenberg MP to lock in the finance for building Australia's first large solar thermal plant with storage in Port Augusta.
Tell the SA Liberals to End Their Attack on Renewables – AYCC SA
Make sure the SA Opposition doesn't stand in the way of our renewable future.
Protect the Limestone Coast from invasive mining and gasfields – Limestone Coast Protection Alliance South Australia
Call for a permanent ban on any new unconventional/conventional gas & invasive mining operations in the South East of South Australia
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