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Firefighters battle blazes across NSW Hunter region

Posted December 11, 2015 18:40:18 Photo: RFS crews are currently battling a blaze west of Teralba at Lake Macquarie. (Supplied: Rural Fire Service) Map: Wollongong 2500 Fire crews are functioning to contain bushfires across the NSW Hunter area, including a single at Lake Macquarie. The fire is burning west of Teralba on Rhondda Road behind…


COP 21: Malawi’s battle to hold on to forests

Image caption Rachel can now do her homework thanks to the lamp You’d be pushed to uncover a more uplifting display of the transformative power of renewable energy. In a one particular-area residence in rural Malawi, the tiny face of six-year-old Rachel is framed in a soft white halo. On a bamboo mat lies a…