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Law Reform · Energy & Climate

Have your say: Advancing climate action in Queensland

24 August, 2016

Have your say on the Queensland Government discussion paper: 'Advancing Climate Action in Queensland: Making the transition to a low carbon future' by 11.59pm on 02 September 2016. 

Download EDO Qld's full submission template here or use the short submission template. Send your submission to climatechange@ehp.qld.gov.au by 11.59pm, 02 September 2016. 

Need assistance with your submission?

Download EDO Qld's full submission template (here) or use the short version (here).

Don't forget to replace the highlighted sections with your own details and add as your own opinions and examples to support them - the more individualised your submission the better!

You can also view our final submission (here), as well as the submission prepared by Trevor Berrill, Sustainable Energy Systems Consultant, for Sustainable Queensland (here).

Take your submission one step further!

Make sure you also send your submissions to your local MPs (find a comprehensive list of MPs, including contact details, here), as well as all of the Ministers who are responsible for implementing the actions you want on climate change:

- Mark Bailey, Minister for Energy, Biofuels and Water Supply -  energyandwatersupply@ministerial.qld.gov.au

- Anthony Lynham, Minister for State Development and Minister for Natural Resources and Mines - sdnrm@ministerial.qld.gov.au

- Jackie Trad, Deputy Premier, Minister for Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning  - deputy.premier@ministerial.qld.gov.au

- Leeanne Enoch, Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy  - innovation@ministerial.qld.gov.au

- Curtis Pitt, Treasurer - treasurer@ministerial.qld.gov.au

- Annastacia Palaszczuk, Premier - thepremier@premiers.qld.gov.au

Seek inspiration from our recent community seminar

Check out the video, audio and presentation slides from our LawJam: 'Safe Climate, Clean Energy: How can we move to renewable energy powering Qld?'

- Trevor Berrill, Sustainable Energy Systems Consultant and Educator (YouTubeSoundCloudPDF)(Sustainable Queensland submission)

- Paul Jones, Managing Director, CSA Services (YouTube, SoundCloudPDF)

- Gerald Arends, Director, Pegasus Legal (YouTubeSoundCloudPDF)

Take the survey

You can even comment via the online survey at www.getinvolved.qld.gov.au.

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