Carbon-eating plants?

I read an interesting article last month about a microscopic plant that seems to love gobbling up CO2 – over and above trees I guess! According to the article, cyanobacteria are prehistoric organisms, no bigger than a pinhead and look like black slime. Despite their size these organisms changed the earth’s atmosphere by converting CO2 […]

Carbon Tax – it’s official … nearly

Well it’s in – a carbon tax is through the Australian Parliament and come mid-2012 emitters will be hit with a $23/tonne carbon price. To start. Once the dust has settled and the back-slapping and self-congratulation has died down what does this actually MEAN at the end of the day for the planet? We were […]