Australia politics live news: Katy Gallagher says fixing energy crisis ‘not just about tax’; Future Fund’s $3.4bn investment in fossil fuels revealed

Australia politics live news: Katy Gallagher says fixing energy crisis ‘not just about tax’; Future Fund’s .4bn investment in fossil fuels revealed

Katy Gallagher says fixing energy crisis ‘not just about tax’ Sarah Martin The Nationals senator Susan McDonald is asking treasury officials about what modelling it has done on potential changes to the petroleum resource rent tax, known as the PRRT. Marty Robinson from Treasury’s tax division said the department had begun looking at the PRRT … Read more

This Dull-Sounding Electoral Practice Fuels Mass Incarceration

This Dull-Sounding Electoral Practice Fuels Mass Incarceration

Every 10 years, the Census Bureau attempts to count every resident in the United States. This process incites prison gerrymandering, which means counting incarcerated people as residents of their prison cells rather than as residents of their home communities. Because this population data is used to draw electoral maps, the practice severely limits political representation … Read more

Companies explore projects to produce sustainable fuels and green steel production | The Citizen

Companies explore projects to produce sustainable fuels and green steel production | The Citizen

Sasol and ArcelorMittal South Africa have announced a partnership to develop carbon capture technology to produce sustainable fuels and chemicals, and green steel production through green hydrogen and derivatives. Under a joint development agreement, they will advance studies into two potential projects: the Saldanha green hydrogen and derivatives study (these studies will explore the region’s … Read more