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Media Release in Response to LV Express article Monday 24th Nov. 2014

In response to the article, I as the candidate would like to make the following points: The transition from the dependence on coal use in the Latrobe Valley is going to be a difficult task and requires a long-term view. … Continue reading

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Greens Press Release re Transition of the Latrobe Valley away from Coal

“Every nation has a responsibility to act on climate change…. We have to overcome the divides, look squarely at the science and reach a strong global agreement next year.”

These are the words of Barack Obama a few days after signing an agreement with the Chinese president to take realistic action to fight climate change. Continue reading

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Where is 13 billion tonnes of coal for allocation?

Daniel Caffrey on 13 billion tonne allocation of coal Daniel Caffrey at Maryvale/Yallourn North the land allocated for part the 13 billion tonne allocation of coal. In relation to opening up more coal mines, he says, “[They’re] Good for nothing, … Continue reading

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Standing up for Morwell

Hi. My name is Dan Caffrey and I am standing as your Greens candidate for the seat of Morwell in this years state election. I am a VCE teacher in the Science, Maths and Technology areas and this background has given me … Continue reading

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Is coal the only value the Latrobe Valley has to offer Australia?

  The announcement on the 16th of May 2014 regarding the $50 million of grant money to advance alternative uses of brown coal has been sold as good for jobs by Peter Ryan and the Napthine Government. However, they were … Continue reading

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