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ClimateWorks zero emissions study a finalist in prestigious Banksia Awards

ClimateWorks Australia was honoured to be a finalist at the 2016 Banksia Awards held in Sydney last night. The report, Pathways to Deep Decarbonisation in 2050: How Australia can prosper in a low carbon world co-lead by ClimateWorks and ANU with modelling from CSIRO and Centre of Policy Studies was named a finalist in the Communication For Change Award category.

Australia must accelerate climate change policies to reach net zero by 2050

The Climate Change Authority’s Third Report recommending policies to achieve the national emissions target of 26-28 per cent based on 2005 levels by 2030 was a start but more needed to be done to put Australia on a course for net zero emissions by mid-century, said ClimateWorks CEO Anna Skarbek following the recent publishing of the report.

Time to catch up with rest of world on vehicle standards

The introduction of best practice CO2 emission standards for light vehicles could achieve about 10 per cent of the Federal Government’s 2030 emissions reduction target, according to new analysis by ClimateWorks Australia.