As The Oil Drum states:
The Motion was defeated 31:6 with the five Greens Senators supporting the motion and presumably South Australian independent Senator Nick Xenophon as the sixth supporting vote.
The major parties are not just ignorant of ‘peak oil’. They are, with clarity of purpose, voting against any attempt to respond or even investigate further.
They don’t only reject any action, but voted against even talking about it. Makes me sick. To read more about the actual motion, go to…