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Carbon emissions

ALTERNATIVE LABELS
Carbon pollution
CO2 emissions
Guide

New Zealand energy scenarios

This document reports on a technology-based optimisation model that represents the entire New Zealand energy system, encompassing energy carriers and processes from primary resources to final energy consumption
Guide

Buying an electric vehicle

This guide contains all the important ‘must-know’ information about buying an electric vehicle (EV). It focuses on helping New Zealand consumers choose the perfect EV for their lifestyle.
Discussion paper

Carbon Border Adjustments: what are they and how will they impact Australia?

All G7 members have sharpened their climate and trade policies to consider the use of carbon border adjustments. This paper argues that Australia should lean in, rather than push back, on the development of such a proposal while taking advantage of the opportunities in existing...
Report

Ināia tonu nei: a low emissions future for Aotearoa

This report outlines the Climate Change Commission's first advice to government on climate action in Aotearoa. The advice in this report details the paths Aotearoa can take to meet its climate targets.
Report

Why the Scarborough LNG development cannot proceed

Woodside and BHP’s Scarborough to Pluto LNG project is the most polluting fossil fuel project currently proposed in Australia. This report details the impacts of the project and examines Woodside’s management of climate change risks.
Report

Smart solutions to supercharge Qld

The Queensland government is cutting greenhouse gas emissions and capitalising on Australia’s renewable energy boom and growing clean industries. This report outlines initiatives that would be transformational for the state, and also make a tangible improvement to the lives of everyday Queenslanders.
Report

Net zero momentum tracker: energy sector - May 2021

This report argues that Australia’s energy sector must accelerate its pace of decarbonisation if Australia is to reach net-zero emissions, in line with the global climate goals.
Briefing paper

UK business and policy leadership for net zero: analysis of progress to reduce emissions

This paper explores how much progress has been made towards reducing emissions in four key UK sectors – power and energy, built environment, road transport, and agriculture and land use.
Report

Building for climate change

This document highlights the key themes found from submissions on the 2020 Building for Climate Change Frameworks consultation.
Report

Banking on Australia’s emissions

This paper provides a credible basis from which to judge Australia’s progress on emissions reduction, and compares Australia’s emissions trend against that of similarly developed countries. The results demonstrate that, while most other developed economies have reduced their emissions since 2005, Australia’s emissions have risen.