Weekly Wrap | AGL, Kim Kardashian, Mona Lisa, and Solar powered sheep
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Friday, June 3, 2022: This week in the sustainability news cycle…

AGL does a massive one-eighty in the sustainability stakes, it’s been a bad week to be Kim Kardashian, the Mona Lisa gets dragged into the fight for the planet, and Australia becomes the home of solar-powered sheep. 

Get the full rundown:

Cannon-Brookes demands AGL rules out ‘flogging off’ coal-fired plants (via The Sydney Morning Herald)

Fist pump: Cannon-Brookes finds The $68b ally in battle for AGL (via The Sydney Morning Herald)

Kim Kardashian revealed she rewore a 2011 dress to Kourtney Kardashian and Travid Barker’s wedding after facing backlash for flaunting her warehouse filled with 30,000 pieces of clothing (via Buzz Feed News

Kim Kardashian mocked for taking zero bites of food in Beyond Meat ad (via Page Six)

‘Think of the Earth’: Man in wig throws cake at glass protecting Mona Lisa (via 9News)

Solar farm trial shows improved fleece on merino sheep grazed under panels (via ABC News)

We’re also following…

Mike Cannon-Brookes’ joyous Twitter account


Check out these recommendations from our hosts:

Watch Kim Kardashian’s Beyond Meat Ad

Sustainable Play 

Wild deodorant 

Your AGL recap 


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Hosts and producers: Ash Webb and Kristen Amiet

Executive producer: Andrew ‘Bag’ Sidwell

Producer: Luke Spano

Editing and sound mixing: Alex Smith of Make Noise

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