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Emissions Position as at January 2018

This map shows the cumulative total number of Emissions Reduction Fund projects registered in each state and territory across Australia, as at 31 January 2018. The below data does not include information on revoked projects. Data from revoked projects is ...

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Safeguard Mechanism Consultation Paper Released

In 2017, the Government reviewed Australia’s climate policies – including the Emissions Reduction Fund and its Safeguard Mechanism – to ensure they remain effective in achieving Australia’s emissions reduction targets. As an outcome of the review, the Government committed to ...

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CER announces sixth ERF auction results

The Clean Energy Regulator has announced the results of the sixth ERF auction. The Emissions Reduction Fund has now secured over 191 million tonnes of abatement through 404 contracts, with more than 26 million tonnes already delivered. At this auction, ...

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Red meat industry can be carbon neutral by 2030

Australia’s red meat industry can be carbon neutral by 2030, Managing Director of Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) Richard Norton told the company’s annual general meeting in Alice Springs today. Mr Norton said achieving the goal would put Australia head ...

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What Is Carbon Farming and Why Is It Important?

What Is Carbon Farming and Why Is It Important? Carbon farming broadly refers to land management activities that reduce GHG emissions from agricultural practices or sequester carbon dioxide in the landscape. These activities involve managing: animal diets to reduce emissions ...

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