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EU in ‘Mexican standoff’ over independent checks on car emissions

The Guardian, 29 November 2016
Plans for independent checks of how much pollution new cars emit are being killed off by EU member states, according to leaked documents seen by the Guardian. After the Dieselgate scandal, the European commission proposed empowering its respected science wing, the Joint Research Centre, to inspect vehicles separately from national authorities, which are paid by the car manufacturers they regulate. But an EU pledge to “organise and carry out” emissions tests has been deleted from a draft regulation, which will be discussed by EU ministers this week in Brussels.

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Renewable Energy Superpower Report Launch, Perth- 27 October

Date and Time- Thu, October 27, 2016- 5:45 PM – 8:00 PM WST
Location- Social Sciences Lecture Theatre Room G130, UWA

The Renewable Energy Superpower report highlights the feedbacks anticipated by the global transition to clean energy and the opportunities this presents for Australia.
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The price of oil – why it rose, why it fell, and what it will mean for LNG- 26 Aug

The price of oil – why it rose, why it fell, and what it will mean for Australian LNG

Dr Roberto F. Aguilera
Adjunct Research Fellow
The John Curtin Institute of Public Policy
Curtin University
Date: Friday, 26 Aug 2016

Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm, with refreshments to follow

Venue: Executive Briefing Centre (EBC)
Bldg 100, Level 2, Curtin Bentley Campus

Online: Click here to register-
Phone: 9266 2807

Conservation Council of WA Meetings

Next CCWA General Council Meeting – Wednesday 27 July, 5.30pm for a 6pm start – 8pm – City West Lotteries House, 2 Delhi Street West Perth. Light supper provided. Member group representatives invited (agenda sent out one week in advance), and other interested parties welcome.

CCWA AGM and State Conference – Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 October – venue TBC. Member group representatives invited (agenda sent out in advance), and other interested parties welcome.

Green Growth Plan or Green Growth Sham – 21 April

Conservation Council of WA
WHEN- April 21, 2016 at 6pm – 9pm
WHERE- Subiaco Community Hall, 203 Bagot Rd, Subiaco

Free talk- Has Accessibility To Perth’s Public Transport Improved Between 2007-14?

WHEN: 5-6 pm, Tuesday 15 March 2016
WHERE: 43 Below, 43 Barrack St, Perth (food/drink purchases available)
Dr Jan Scheurer developed the Spatial Network Analysis for Multimodal Urban Transport Systems (SNAMUTS) tool for land use-transport integration. Since 2007 he has been involved in international research and development collaborations around public transit accessibility measures throughout Europe and Australasia. The SNAMUTS team has analysed Perth in
2007, 2008, 2009, 2011 and 2014. Dr Scheurer will present the key findings and methodology.
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Rethink Perth Freight Link – hear the vision

Fremantle Town Hall

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Fremantle, Cockburn and East Fremantle Councils and the Rethink Perth Freight Link alliance invite you to hear about a better vision for freight movements in the southern metropolitan region.Mayors Brad Pettitt and Logan Howlett along with MP Alannah MacTiernan and Senator Scott Ludlam will outline the facts, myths and alternatives for the Perth Freight Link. A Q&A panel will follow with questions from the audience.

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