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Reasons to Switch to an Electric Vehicle

There is no doubt that there is a very real and noticeable shift that is going towards electric vehicles in the modern world. If...

If you’re renting, chances are your home is cold. With power prices soaring, here’s what you can do to keep warm

Image: Shutterstock If you’re feeling the cold this winter, you’re not alone. About a quarter of all Australians have trouble keeping their homes warm enough...

4 reasons our gas and electricity prices are suddenly sky-high

Image: Shutterstock Gas users and the incoming government are describing Australia’s sudden east coast energy crisis as “apocalyptic” and “a perfect storm”. There is no doubt...

3 ways the Albanese government can turn Australia into a renewable energy superpower – without leaving anyone behind

Image: Shutterstock Australians will bear yet another blow to our cost of living in July when electricity prices will surge up to 18.3%, which amounts to over A$250...

Beyond electric cars: how electrifying trucks, buses, tractors and scooters will help tackle climate change

Image: Shutterstock When you think of an electric vehicle, chances are you’ll picture a car. But there’s a quiet revolution going on in transport. It...

No, Mr Morrison – the safeguard mechanism is not a ‘sneaky carbon tax

Image: Mick Tsikas/AAP Prime Minister Scott Morrison this week claimed Labor was planning a “sneaky carbon tax” should it win power, and Nationals senator Matt Canavan declared the goal...

Net zero by 2050 will hit a major timing problem technology can’t solve. We need to talk about cutting consumption

Image: Shutterstock Many climate activists, scientists, engineers and politicians are trying to reassure us the climate crisis can be solved rapidly without any changes to lifestyle,...

The battle for AGL heralds a new dawn for Australian electricity

Image: Shutterstock Two events in the past week mark a watershed for Australia’s electricity industry. The first, on Thursday, was Origin Energy’s surprise announcement that it intends...

The embarrassingly easy, tax-free way for Australia to cut the cost of electric cars

  Image: STRMX/AP Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he wants to keep prices down. Without his party in power, “you’re going to see petrol prices go up,...

As the world surges ahead on electric vehicle policy, the Morrison government’s new strategy leaves Australia idling in the garage

  Image: Shutterstock The Morrison government will this week announced its long-awaited electric vehicle strategy, coinciding with COP26 climate change talks underway in Glasgow. The new policy contains some...
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Nikki Taylor’s Latest Bop “Emma Blunt”: A Burst of Pop Goodness

Prepare to hit the replay button because Nikki Taylor is back with another infectious earworm, and this time it's all about the irresistible allure...

Dive into the Magic of Linndsyeah’s Debut Album: ‘How Does It Feel’

If you're looking to break the monotony, that's where Linndsyeah comes in with her debut album "How Does It Feel". From the first note, it's...

MAY 4 “AMY WINEHOUSE RESURRECTED” A promo greatly appreciated

Presented by Ella's Music Club  Alexis Fishman 'Amy Winehouse Resurrected' -Royal Brighton Yacht Club Saturday 4 MAY  8:30pm 'AMY WINEHOUSE RESURRECTED' - https://youtu.be/dE9ThMvIyrM?si=qvZlIexSD8TEdXbK Expect the beehive, the foul-mouth and all of...

Mick Pacholli

Mick created TAGG - The Alternative Gig Guide in 1979 with Helmut Katterl, the world's first real Street Magazine. He had been involved with his fathers publishing business, Toorak Times and associated publications since 1972.  Mick was also involved in Melbourne's music scene for a number of years opening venues, discovering and managing bands and providing information and support for the industry. Mick has also created a number of local festivals and is involved in not for profit and supporting local charities.