Not far enough though – but a start.
Department Secretary Blair Comley announced job cuts were imminent and far greater than had been originally forecast.
“Only a week ago, Kate Lundy said she was pleased there would be no forced redundancies”, Senator Humphries said today.
The man who brought you GetUp.org and now heads Purpose.com with the aim of mobilising millions of people to solve global problems says green has gone the way of Justin Bieber: not cool, deeply unsexy, super generic and debased by overexposure.
Green scepticism is rife. ”Everybody is cloaking themselves in green so as consumers, when we see that, we don’t believe them,” Heimans said.
But shares in Geodynamics, a geothermal company in which Flannery holds shares, have dropped to deep lows, despite the $90 million grant the Rudd Government was persuaded to give it in November 2009 (red dot):
Jack Hayes, the director of the National Weather Service, stepped down Friday in response to an investigation that top officials at the weather service had misappropriated $43.8 million by giving bonuses and extensions to contractors without proper justification.