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Covid-19 commission should focus on carbon-neutral manufacturing projects, not just gas – ACTU

Union movement calls for $1bn fund for industrial uses of renewable energy and carbon-neutral projectsAustralian unions are concerned the National Covid-19 Coordination Commission’s focus on gas is too narrow to achieve the energy transformation needed for sustainable manufacturing, Michele O’Neil said. The president of the Australian Council of Trade Unions made the comments on Monday when launching a policy paper on creating jobs through free childcare, subsidies for training places, and more ...
Tags: Energy, Climate Change, Australia news, Australian politics, Australian trade unions, Industrial relations, Canberra, Australian Council of Trade Unions, ACTU, Coordination Commission, Michele O'Neil, National Covid


Covid commission boss Nev Power steps back at gas company amid conflict of interest concerns

The Morrison government commission has promoted gas as a key way to boost the economy after the coronavirus crisisThe head of the Morrison government commission tasked with coming up with plans to revitalise the economy after the coronavirus crisis, Nev Power, is to step aside from his position as deputy chairman of a gas company over conflict of interest concerns.“Because of the perceptions of conflict of interest he has stepped back from participating in board meetings and will not participate...
Tags: Business, Environment, Australia news, Gas, Fossil Fuels, Coalition, Australian politics, Australian economy, Morrison, Coordination Commission, Coronavirus outbreak, Nev Power, National Covid


Nev Power paid $500,000 for six months' work as head of Australia's Covid-19 commission

Sum is not a salary but an allowance to cover travel and accommodation expensesSign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus emailDownload the free Guardian app to get the most important news notificationsScott Morrison’s handpicked Covid-19 coordination adviser, the former Fortescue Metals chief executive Nev Power, is being paid $500,000 for six months’ work.Power’s remuneration was revealed at a hearing of the Senate inquiry into the management of the coronavirus crisis, where senators f...
Tags: Energy, Business, Australia, Senate, Australia news, Power, Australian politics, Corporate Governance, Scott Morrison, Australian economy, Morrison, Fortescue Metals, Coordination Commission, Coronavirus outbreak, COVID, Nev Power


Sixth IOC’s Coordination Commission for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

The International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 wrapped up its sixth visit confident that PyeongChang 2018 is moving in the right direction as Games preparations intensify in the final two years.At a closing news conference with PyeongChang 2018 Organising Committee (COG) President Yang-ho Cho, Coordination Commission Chair Gunilla Lindberg expressed satisfaction with construction progress at competition venues and congratulated ...
Tags: Asia, South Korea, Snowboard, Korea, Rio De Janeiro, Ioc, Pyeongchang 2018, Paralympics, Nagano, Lindberg, Lotte, Cho, Republic of Korea, Pyeongchang, Gangwon, International Olympic Committee IOC