The second major pillar of the Government's 'Clean Energy Future' plan is the use of renewable energy. The Government plans to invest over $13 billion in clean energy projects and has created two new government bodies to oversee this investment.
The sheer volume of overwhelming evidence pointing to its existence has catapulted global warming and the associated climate change to a position as the defining political challenge of the 21st century. Its cause stems from the rapid pace of development that has followed the industrial revolution, as our machines and our factories pump ton upon ton of carbon into the atmosphere, heating the world at an ever-increasing pace. We stand at the tipping point now as countries race to implement mechanisms that will curb this behaviour and reduce greenhouse gas emissions to sustainable levels.
The interview ends with the dreaded question; "do you have any questions?" It's in that moment that your mind goes blank, you forget everything you wanted to ask and you sit there like a stunned mullet thinking do I ask a stupid question or is it better to say no? And then after the interview you spend the next few hours stressing over the decision you made.