We are facing a climate crisis...
Australia's emissions are rising due to the Federal Coalition's failure to act on climate. And this failure leaves Victorian communities exposed to intensifying impacts such as heatwaves, droughts, bushfires, extreme weather, and rising sea levels.
Victoria has an opportunity to put the country back on track.
For the first time, the Andrews government is about to set an Emissions Reduction Target for 2025.
Time is short. We have until Monday 22 July to demonstrate strong community support for science-based targets that meet the 1.5°C challenge and contribute towards avoiding “catastrophic” impacts.
Targets that are bold and ambitious would require the continued rollout of solar, wind, and storage in Victoria and greater investment in public transport, among other positive changes.
Will you send a submission calling for climate ambition?