Hear from an impressive panel of experts at The Gas Fallacy community webinar on Tuesday 15 September 2020 from 7-8.30pm hosted by the Port Phillip Emergency Climate Action Network. REGISTER HERE for the FREE event. The expert panel consists of Professor Penny Sackett - a Prof at the Climate Change Institute, ANU; Dr George Crisp - a GP and committee member at Doctors for the Environment; Mark Ogge - Principal Advisor and gas expert at the Australia Institute; and Esther Abram - Consultant and Strategic Advisor at Estuary Resources.
The issues covered by the speakers are as follows -
What impact will plans for gas expansion have on greenhouse gas emissions and on the climate?
What impact would it have on people's health?
Why is the Australian government supporting this gas expansion? * Do we actually need more gas?
Can the transition to renewables be achieved without gas?
This is an important webinar that gives you the opportunity to learn more about gas and its impacts, and the government's plans. It's also an opportunity to make our voices heard to our parliamentary representatives before the federal budget on 6 October. You'll find more details on the event page and the booking page.
A list of reading material has been put together on the potential impacts of the proposed gas recovery on our climate, health and economy to help inform us before the webinar. Access the readings HERE to prepare and be informed for the Q&A session at the event.