ABB and Cavotec team up on shore-to-ship power solutions05 May, 2016
ABB and Cavotec have signed a memorandum of understanding to jointly offer complete shore-to-ship power solutions globally. Shore-to-ship solutions allow vessels to plug into onshore power supply and shut down their engines, eliminating noxious emissions, noise and vibrations while berthed in ports that are often located in city surrounds.
Greenhouse gas mitigation in the livestock sector29 March, 2016
Scientists have found that the global livestock sector can significantly reduce carbon emissions without impacting the economic and social benefits it delivers.
Australia's diesel emissions are rising07 March, 2016
The March 2016 Carbon Emissions Index (CEDEX) Report indicates that emissions have risen by an amount equal to 2.2% of total national emissions in the 18 months to December 2015.
The world's worst emitters are the least affected by climate change09 February, 2016 by Lauren Davis
Researchers have discovered what they described as a 'global mismatch' between greenhouse gas emissions and the burden of climate change, with the countries emitting the least amount of gases suffering the most — and vice versa.
Cattle methane emissions are lower than we thought14 December, 2015
Methane emissions from Australian cattle are 24% lower than previously estimated, according to data based on eight years of research into ways to reduce emissions in livestock.
Paris Agreement welcomed by Australian industry14 December, 2015 by Lauren Davis
The Paris Agreement on climate change was approved by 195 nations over the weekend, each of which has pledged to do its bit to limit global warming and prepare for its impacts.
The role of oceans in reducing carbon emissions11 December, 2015
The University of Queensland has a portfolio of 'blue carbon' research projects which seeks to better understand the role of oceans and their ecosystems in reducing carbon emissions and tackling climate change.
COP21 agreement drafted and released10 December, 2015 by Lauren Davis
For those of us eagerly awaiting the outcome of COP21, the release of a newly drafted agreement will provide a fascinating insight into how discussions are progressing.
Global emissions are finally falling — but Australia lags behind09 December, 2015 by Lauren Davis
When it comes to the world's carbon emissions for 2015, it's been a case of good news and bad news.
Next-gen fuel cells for low-emission electricity production30 November, 2015
Finnish researchers are developing a long-life fuel cell system that is said to offer higher efficiency than that of competing technologies.
How to transition to net zero carbon30 November, 2015
Australia could successfully transition towards net zero carbon pollution while maintaining similar rates of growth to the last five years if key actions are taken immediately.
Did the second ERF auction do enough?13 November, 2015
The second Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) auction awarded contracts for 45.5 million tonnes of emissions reduction at an average price of $12.25 per tonne.
Ministerial Forum to review vehicle emissions02 November, 2015
The Turnbull government has announced a whole-of-government approach to addressing vehicle emissions, implementing a Ministerial Forum that will examine vehicle emissions standards in Australia and vehicle testing arrangements.
GE and BHP partner on efficient, low-emission mining operations30 October, 2015
GE and BHP Billiton have announced a partnership to reduce the emissions intensity of mining operations, including transportation and power supply.
The new Chief Scientist wants you to buy an electric car29 October, 2015 by Lauren Davis
The man set to take over as Australia's Chief Scientist, Dr Alan Finkel, believes electric cars will be the way of the future.