Greenhouse gases

Alternate Term Label:
Greenhouse gas emissions
Technical report

Estimating greenhouse gas emissions from bushfires in Australia’s temperate forests: focus on 2019-20

This technical update provides information on how net greenhouse gas emissions from bushfires affecting Australia’s temperate forests are estimated and reported to meet Australia's international commitments. It focusses on the 2019-20 bushfire season in Australia.
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Wildfires, greenhouse gas emissions and climate change

Around the world, there is a growing body of evidence that suggests that carbon produced by wildfires is making a significant contribution to the volume of greenhouse gas in the atmosphere, where it contributes to climate change.
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New Zealand’s greenhouse gas inventory

New Zealand's Greenhouse Gas Inventory is the official annual estimate of all human-generated greenhouse gas emissions and removals that have occurred in New Zealand since 1990.
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National energy emissions audit - March 2020

This March 2020 issue of the NEEA report contains data updated to the end of February 2019. The data presented covers electricity demand, electricity supply, and electricity generation emissions in the National Electricity Market (NEM), plus electricity demand in the South West Interconnected System (SWIS).
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The Garnaut Review 2011: Australia in the global response to climate change

This 2011 update of significant elements of the 2008 Garnaut Climate Change Review considers elements of the original review where changes or improvements in expert knowledge could have significant implications for the key findings and recommendations for future climate change policy.
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Victorian greenhouse gas emissions report 2018

This Victorian Greenhouse Gas Emissions Report 2018 is the first in a series of annual emission reports required by Victoria’s Climate Change Act 2017 (the Act).
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Behind the numbers: downward trend reverses as Australia begins climb to new emissions high

Emissions grew 1.3 per cent over FY15 – the first increase in fiscal year emissions since 2005-06, ten years ago, when Australian emissions reached their historic peak, according to this report. Summary The government’s latest emissions projections were released in late December, along with an...
Discussion paper

Our responsibility: a new model of international cooperation for the era of environmental breakdown

This paper outlines proposals for a new model of international cooperation as a means of building a positive-sum system capable of better responding to environmental breakdown. Using the United Kingdom as a case study, the paper explores the role one nation can play in helping...
Policy report

Runaway train: the impact of WA’s LNG industry on meeting our Paris targets and national efforts to tackle climate change

This report presents the first thorough investigation of direct carbon emissions from Western Australia’s Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) industry, revealing alarming growth in pollution that is placing Australia’s Paris Agreement targets in jeopardy.
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National energy emissions audit - October 2019

The Emissions Audit tracks Australia’s emissions of greenhouse gases from the combustion of fossil fuels every quarter. This issue contains data up to the end of June 2018.