Fossil fuel companies run our country
Fossil fuel companies run our country

Fossil fuel companies run our country

Australia's major political parties are brought to you by the fossil fuel lobby.

Woodside, Santos, Chevron Australia, Alinta Energy, Origin Energy and the Minerals Council of Australia all contributed tens to hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Liberal, Labor and National Party.

Adani, which infamously contributed to the destruction of the Great Barrier Reef, funded the Liberal Party and One Nation.

Hence, it's not surprising that our government (regardless as to which major party is in power) is so reluctant to look to anything besides fossil fuel as a "viable" energy source.

Another thing to consider is whether governments actually run our country or if it is big, multinational corporations.

Either way, with our climate fast heating up, we're in big trouble.


Qld’s $8.9b drug habit skyrockets

Premium Content Qld’s $8.9b drug habit skyrockets

Drug use in Queensland: Cocaine and ecstasy use surges

CQ mine crowdsources fix for maintenance safety challenge

Premium Content CQ mine crowdsources fix for maintenance safety challenge

The challenge garnered interest from 235 suppliers across Australia, with 21...

Grosvenor Mine blast inquiry set to release witness list

Premium Content Grosvenor Mine blast inquiry set to release witness list

The hearings will explore high potential incidents of methane exceedances and last...