Publications

ClimateWorks Australia Submission to the Review of Australia's climate change policies [PDF 1.47 MB]

ClimateWorks' submission to the review of Australia's climate change policies outline the importance of a target of net zero emissions by 2050. Our submission draws on engagement with key stakeholders, as well as our extensive research, which demonstrates we can reach net zero emissions while growing employment and our economy. The submission also makes the case that while delay and policy uncertainty will increase costs, a net zero by 2050 target, as part of a long-term plan, enables an effective transition.

Pathways to Deep Decarbonisation in 2050: How Australia can prosper in a low carbon world [PDF 3.88 MB]

The full 'Pathways to Deep Decarbonisation in 2050: How Australia can prosper in a low carbon world' report prepared by ClimateWorks and released 23 September 2014, presents an illustrative deep decarbonisation pathway for Australia – just one of many possible pathways – developed using a combination of well-established modelling tools to identify feasible and least-cost options.