The new 'carbon budget' has eased fears of a post-Brexit 'coup' by Tory climate sceptics.
The ups and downs of climate policy since the 2013 federal election.
The Greens have successfully cast themselves as the party of climate science. But to hit their climate goals they may need to become even more radical, by embracing technologies like nuclear power.
Climate has been something of a sleeper issue in this election. But a new survey suggests voters are keener for action now then they were when the carbon tax was making its way through parliament.
Australia had the first government body dedicated to reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Climate change has won and lost elections in the past, and there's a distinct chill in the air this time around.
Direct Action is the centrepiece of Australia's climate action – but it may not be working as well as the government hopes.
Labor's detailed climate policy is ambitious, but it remains to be seen if it will capture the voters.
A Labor government would bring in its emissions trading scheme in two stages, together with a separate scheme for the electricity sector.
After the warm glow of self-satisfaction comes the realisation that this is going to be really, really tough.
The signing of the Paris agreement is the first step towards making it a reality.
Climate justice is becoming an increasingly important part of climate action.
Australia has been mired in climate confusion for years - as reflected by its underwhelming performance at last year's Paris climate summit. Here's how to get things back on an even keel.
Peabody, the world's largest private coal company, has filed for bankruptcy, symbolising the world's swing away from coal.
Renewable energy has had a rough time in Australia. Good climate policy could fix that.
For the Paris deal to succeed we'll need some effective carbon matchmaking.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced a new "Clean Energy Innovation Fund". But will it generate much-needed investment in the sector?
Poorer cities are spending less on dealing with the consequences of global warming, even relative to their wealth.
Do fossil fuels need saving from efforts to combat climate change? The Australian government seems to think so, but that sort of thinking is out of date.
By halting Obama's cornerstone climate policy before considering its legality, the Supreme Court could further tarnish its partisan reputation.