28 09 2009

David is one of more than 80 employees who has been made redundant from the ‘Solar Systems’ factory in Abbotsford, Melbourne. The closure of the company threatens the only large scale solar project planned for Victoria – a new power station at Mildura. This interview took place following a protest of more than 60 environmental activists and unionists on Friday 18 September, organised by the Climate Emergency Network, demanding the government step in to guarantee the project and reinstate the workers.