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This report has been publicly released following a two year work program involving hundreds of stakeholders, an evidence base of 19 expert reports and unprecedented analysis of energy system outcomes to 2050.
The report identifies integrated measures which can achieve a positive energy future...
CSIRO and the Bureau of Meteorology have released climate change projections for Australia that provide updated national and regional information on how the climate may change to the end of the 21st century.
The projections are the most comprehensive ever released for Australia and...
Air and ocean temperatures across Australia are now, on average, almost a degree Celsius warmer than they were in 1910, with most of the warming occurring since 1950, according to this report. This warming has seen Australia experiencing more warm weather and extreme heat, and...
This is the fourth in a series of publications examining Australians’ responses to climate change.
This report presents the basic findings of a survey undertaken in July and August of 2013 with 5219 Australians. The survey forms part of a longitudinal...
This paper looks at a range of opportunities and presents four scenarios, not predictions, through which Australia can view potential futures for the national electricity system.
Australia’s electricity system is at a significant crossroads. Historically high retail electricity prices, widespread deployment...
Reviewing the 160‐year history of Australian mineral development indicates that local and international factors have all been influential in constraining or sustaining mining, including economics, geology and social forces. Research undertaken through the Mineral Futures Collaboration Cluster indicates that, in future, environmental and social factors...
This CSIRO report discusses the possible ways the environment and natural resources will be used in the future and how society and culture will accommodate and adjust to these changes.
Despite the challenge, humanity has an incredible ability to innovate and...
This report provides a summary of observations of Australia’s climate and analysis of the factors that influence it.
It notes that the long-term warming trend has not changed, with each decade having been warmer than the previous decade since the 1950s. The warming trends...
This report examines important streamside management zone processes and illustrates them with examples from forest management operations and agriculture.
Streamside management zones (SMZs) are special landscape units that include riparian areas and adjacent lands that mitigate the movement of sediment, nutrients and other chemicals...
The report is based on an analysis of climate change impacts on the deterioration of concrete infrastructure that was funded by Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency (DCCEE) and the CSIRO Climate Adaptation Flagship.
It aims to draw together all the major outcomes...