PowerNSW: Greens announce ambitious statewide energy plan to rewire the future

MEDIA RELEASE 19th February 2109: The Greens have announced their ambitious plan for a publicly-owned 100% renewable energy supplier and retailer, PowerNSW, and the creation of regional renewable energy hubs across the State to tackle climate change and electricity prices. Greens candidate for Lismore, Ms Sue Higginson said “PowerNSW is …

Greens Committed to Funding Injection for Roads in Northern Rivers

MEDIA RELEASE 18th February 2019: Greens State Member for Ballina Tamara Smith and Greens Candidate for Lismore Sue Higginson are committing to needs-based funding for roads and parks in regional NSW and an injection of $195 million to address the backlog in road maintenance across the Northern Rivers. The road …

Greens Elder Statesman to Launch Ballina and Lismore Campaigns

MEDIA RELEASE 14th February 2019: Australian environmental icon and former leader of the Australian Greens Dr Bob Brown will launch the Ballina and Lismore Greens Campaigns at Bangalow A&I Hall on Friday, February 22, from 6pm. Tamara Smith, Member for Ballina and Sue Higginson, Candidate for Lismore will join Bob …

Candidate to sleep rough at Knox Park to address Northern Rivers homelessness crisis

MEDIA RELEASE February 15th: Sue Higginson, Greens candidate for the State seat of Lismore will sleep overnight in Knox Park, Murwillumbah, to draw attention to the epidemic of homelessness facing the nation and the Northern Rivers. Ms Higginson is inviting her supporters, members of the public and the media to …

Greens launch plan for 1 million households to have solar in four years

MEDIA RELEASE 12th Februay 2019: The NSW Greens have today launched a $1.25 billion comprehensive plan to ensure at least one million extra households in NSW can either install solar panels or be part of community renewable energy schemes within four years.  The Household Solar Plan is part of the …

People power set to accelerate Sue Higginson’s State Election campaign

MEDIA RELEASE February 10th 2019: MORE than 200 Greens supporters braved 35-degree heat on Saturday to launch the campaign for Sue Higginson, Lismore’s Greens candidate in the State Election, in Peace Park, Lismore. Six weeks out from the tight contest for the seat of Lismore, Sue Higginson’s campaign launch was an …