The Federal Government has announced it will increase spending on combating greenhouse gas emissions by $627 million.
The nationâ€™s first Climate Change legislation has become law. The Climate Change and Greenhouse Emissions Reduction Act 2007 makes South Australia the first place in Australia to legislate targets to reduce greenhouse emissions.
Sinclair Knight Merz (SKM) has provided local governments in Queensland with a practical guide for meeting the challenges of climate change.
The realities and exciting opportunities around trading in a sustainable New Zealand were on the agenda as the government engaged with business and industry, according to Environment Minister David Benson-Pope.
Australiaâ€™s sea levels will rise by several metres by the end of the century due to rapidly increasing greenhouse gas concentrations, according to research from a group of international scientists.
An international research team, including three CSIRO scientists, has thrown new light on the way that carbon dioxide produced by industrial activities in the Northern Hemisphere is absorbed by vegetation across the globe, particularly in tropical regions.
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Our understanding of our planet's structure, climate and the impact of climate change through global warming is to be dramatically increased by a new space mission.
An Australian in-depth symposium â€˜Anticipating climate change risks, costs and opportunities for infrastructure: A conference for asset owners and investorsâ€™ will be held at the University of Melbourne on 21 June 2007.
The launch of Pacific Blue NZâ€™s Carbon Offset scheme for customers is yet another step in the nationâ€™s drive towards carbon neutrality, according to government Ministers David Benson-Pope and David Parker.
A report from ICLEI â€“ Local Governments for Sustainability â€“ Oceania (ICLEI Oceania) and the Building Commission highlights nine key pathways for local government to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through sustainable buildings.
The largest Chinese trade fair for the Water Industry, the Water China/PVP China, in Canton (Guangzhou), will be held 4-7 March 2008.
The Banksia Environmental Foundation has announced its Prime Ministerâ€™s Environmentalist of the Year finalists for the annual Banksia Awards 2007.
CSIRO and the Australian Greenhouse Office (AGO) have signed a two-year funding agreement for collaboration between CSIRO statisticians and the Institute of Atmospheric Physics of the Chinese Academy of Science.
Warrnambool Cheese and Butter has received a $990,000 grant from the Sustainability Fund, a Victorian government initiative managed by Sustainability Victoria, for its salt and water reduction and re-use strategy.