Climate change activist Al Gore tried to convince Clive Palmer to retain a price on carbon, says the man who brokered their discussions.
It took just one meeting with Clive Palmer for Tony Abbott to be fairly confident the carbon tax was as good as dead.
In Canberra, the plight of asylum seekers has become a numbers game and climate change policy confusion is rife.
Of the five warmest Mays since 1880, four have happened in the last five years.
Clive Palmer looks set to deliver Prime Minister Tony Abbott his election promise to scrap the carbon tax, but has his own list of requests.
What on earth was Al Gore, a zealot on climate change, doing celebrating a Palmer carbon policy that’s worse than what Australia has in place, although not as bad...
The federal government has plans to abolish the carbon tax from July first onward and replace it with an emissions trading scheme (ETS).
US Ambassador John Berry says President Barack Obama believes climate change can be tackled without damaging the economy.
As the federal government brings back its carbon tax repeal bills, Labor leader Bill Shorten stands by a market-based approach to cutting emissions.
Repealing the carbon tax will put Australia at odds with the US policy in a way that hasn't been seen for more than 80 years, economist Ross Garnaut says.
Just as the rest of the world is getting into gear, Australia and its attempted coalition of the unwilling is standing as a barrier to genuine cooperation on...
The IMFand World Bank have called for the introduction of a universal price on carbon - with a study suggesting it should be at least $US32 a tonne.
The Greens have said they will force a vote on a federal government plan to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation, thus giving the coalition a first...