Monday, July 27, 2009

A quiet revolution: city governments tackle climate change

Source: Australian Review of Public Affairs, July 2009.
"While the introduction of policies to deal with global warming continues to cause angst for the Australian federal government, a quiet revolution has been occurring in the nation’s capital cities. Since the mid-1990s Australia’s city governments have been introducing policies and signing international agreements that seek to reduce the contribution of metropolitan areas to global warming."