29 November, 2011

Assessment of Australia‘s policies impacting its greenhouse gas emissions profile


Marion Vieweg, Michiel Schaeffer, Bill Hare, Marcia Rocha, Niklas Höhne, Nadine Braun, Markus Hagemann, Hanna Fekete, Jan Grötzinger, Vivian Schüler, Gesine Hänsel

Australia’s new climate legislation is a historic breakthrough and a substantial step in the right direction, but is still not stringent enough to help the world keep global warming to below 2°C, according to a major analysis of the country’s climate actions.