Local, Independant and Effective

Environment and Renewable Energy

Our region is heavily dependent on farming and tourism - action on climate change is critical to ensuring our local economy and way of life is preserved for future generations

To view my commitments to this area, please click here

 

Actions

  • Asked the Government to listen to the voices of the many Indi residents who support retaining or increasing the Renewable Energy Target (RET)

  • Represented the views of Indi residents to the Government on a wide range of environmental issues including:

    • climate change legislation and the carbon tax

    • Landcare funding

    • marine sanctuaries

    • whaling

    • supertrawlers

    • renewable energy issues and solar electricity pricing

    • logging

    • water use

  • Begun consulting a wide range of Indi stakeholders involved in water management