The Green Army will reach another major milestone this week with 54 new projects starting work, bringing the total number of projects underway or completed to 165.
We committed to delivering 250 projects on the ground in the first year of the Green Army and we are on track to exceed that target. We are well ahead of schedule.
Projects that have b... read more »
Owners and managers of places on Australia’s National Heritage List are invited to apply for funding to help protect some of Australia’s most significant historic sites.
The Australian Government’s Protecting National Historic Sites programme is part of a commitment to provide opportunities to protect and maintain the hi... read more »
Topics: Issues paper on ‘setting Australia’s post-2020 target for greenhouse gas emissions’, bank tax.
On Monday, we released figures which show that Australia was on ... read more »
JOINT MEDIA RELEASE WITH HON TONY ABBOTT MP, PRIME MINISTER AND HON JULIE BISHOP MP, MINISTER FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS
The Commonwealth Government is inviting submissions on Australia’s next greenhouse gas emissions reduction target for the post-2020 period.
We are determined to reduce emissions – but without a carbon tax and without de... read more »
The Australian Government is seeking public feedback on options for the planned Emissions Reduction Fund safeguard mechanism.
The safeguard mechanism will ensure that abatement achieved under the Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) is not offset by rises in emissions elsewhere in the economy.
Implementation of the crediting and purchasing components o... read more »