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Latest news: Carbon emissions

Rattenbury: ACT at forefront of reducing greenhouse gas emissions

The ACT’s greenhouse gas emissions have fallen to 47 per cent below 1990 levels, but are 13 per cent higher than last year.

Canberrans can scooter! 180 tonnes of carbon emissions saved in 2022

New data from e-scooter company Beam shows Canberrans are keen city scooter riders with 180 tonnes of carbon emissions saved in 2022.

Climate change bills pass lower house

New laws to raise Australia's carbon emissions cut targets have cleared their first hurdle after passing the federal parliament's lower house. 

Tasmania goes net carbon negative by reducing logging

Tasmania has become one of the first jurisdictions in the world to reduce their carbon dioxide emissions and increase removals to become net carbon negative

Carbon footprint calculator wanted for ACT businesses

Labor MLA Dr Marisa Paterson will call on the ACT Government this week to develop a carbon footprint calculator for local businesses.

Australia has power to lower carbon emissions in Asia Pacific: ANU

Australia could drastically lower carbon emissions in the Asia-Pacific region by exporting zero-carbon commodities such as electricity, green hydrogen and green metals, according to new research by experts at The Australian National University (ANU).