Black Saturday survivors demand safer and renewable energy

Black Saturday bushfire survivors are calling the government to implement safer and renewable energy.

It has been 15 years since the catastrophic fires in regional Victoria, where 173 people lost their lives and more than 2000 homes were destroyed.

The Wire’s Vanessa Gatica speaks with Serena Joyner Black Saturday survivor and CEOof Bushfire Survivors for Climate Action, about the need for greater investment in solar and wind power.

Image: “Bushfire” by Thingo is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Produced By: Vanessa Gatica

Featured In Story: Serena Joyner – CEO ofBushfire Survivors for Climate Action

First aired on The Wire, Tuesday 20 February 2024