A positive feature of the new National Energy Guarantee announced this week is that emissions reductions have been given a clear focus in electricity policy, according to ClimateWorks Australia.
Australia can address the energy trilemma and provide secure affordable energy while reducing greenhouse gas emissions – but not by extending the life of existing coal-fired power stations, according to ClimateWorks Australia.
Energy efficiency continues to be a key policy concern for governments and an increasing focus for business throughout the Asia Pacific. Eli Court from ClimateWorks Australia recently attended the Conference on Energy Efficiency in Asia; here he shares some of the top learnings from the conference held in Taiwan last month.
ClimateWorks Australia today welcomed the announcement by the Victorian Government that it will adopt a target of net zero emissions by 2050, as recommended in the review of the Victorian Climate Change Act 2010.
A new report released today shows how 15 countries including Australia could together cut emissions in half while tripling economic output
Developing a pathway for Australia to move to a low carbon economy by 2050
Renowned economist, Prof Jeffrey Sachs is visiting in May
The introduction of best practice standards would provide significant benefits for consumers while also enhancing Australia’s fuel security and reducing GHG emissions.
Customer led rule change to reform the National Energy Market adopted by the Australian Energy Market Commission
ClimateWorks leads call for best practice vehicle emission standards