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The Climate Change Authority released the first draft report of the Special Review of Australia’s climate change policies and goals in April 2015.

The Climate Change Authority is today releasing a paper on how recourse to international ‘units’ can assist countries, including Australia, to meet their emissions reduction targets, and contribute to the goal of limiting the increase in global average temperatures to 2 degrees Celsius, compared with pre-industrial levels.

The Climate Change Authority is proceeding with its statutory review of the Renewable Energy Target (RET), which must be completed by 31 December 2014.

The Climate Change Authority today released an Issues Paper and invited submissions to the Authority’s Review of the Carbon Farming Initiative (CFI)

Next year Australia will be called upon to present its climate change credentials and policy to the world at the global climate conference in Paris.

Australia could almost double the fuel efficiency of its new vehicle fleet by 2025, save motorists thousands of dollars over the life of their vehicles, and significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions – all by introducing mandatory emissions standards for light vehicles.