It is ironic that coal fired power plants contribute to climate change which could result in the malfunctioning of the power plants, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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Australian rugby was already in crisis when Raelene Castle took over but the problems refuse to go away for the chief executive.
Israel Folau said he had been "vindicated" after a surprise settlement with Rugby Australia.
Mediation between Rugby Australia and fallen star Israel Folau ended without agreement but talks will continue as the two sides seek to avoid a court trial.
Unapologetic Rugby Australia chairperson Cameron Clyne defended the firing of Israel Folau, saying sponsors would have deserted them.
Israel Folau's sacking by Rugby Australia over homophobic comments is the correct decision, said the openly-gay Test referee Nigel Owens.
A tribunal has ruled that homophobic comments by Israel Folau amounted to a "high-level" breach of the sport's code of conduct, but a sanction has yet to be decided.
Wallabies coach Michael Cheika may know before Christmas whether he will lead Australia to next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan.
Rugby Australia insists it did not back down by settling its feud with Israel Folau over homophobic comments.
Rugby Australia and Israel Folau have reached a settlement that will end the former Wallaby's multi-million dollar lawsuit over his sacking for anti-gay comments.
Rugby Australia chairperson Cameron Clyne announced he will not stand for re-election in 2020.
Israel Folau and Rugby Australia have been given a last chance to settle their differences before an industrial tribunal begins
Rugby Australia chief Raelene Castle has downplayed any backlash from Polynesian players sharing similar beliefs to Israel Folau, while admitting to regrets.
Rugby Australia has hit out at Israel Folau after the Wallabies star said "hell awaits" homosexuals.
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