Carbon Extra

‘Innovation great but CEFC needed’

by Carbon Extra editor Deborah Nesbitt WWF-Australia welcomed the Federal Government’s innovation statement this week, coming on the back of its recent report with ClimateWorks that urged Aust to innovate and become “a low-emissions competitor in a carbon-constrained world”. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the $1.1bn innovation agenda to “support Aust’s transition towards a strong, ...more

CER brings in gaming theorists

Written by Carbon Extra editor Deborah Nesbitt. Clean Energy Regulator (CER) has employed gaming theorists to help them on emissions reduction fund (ERF) auction strategies in an effort to prevent project owners “gaming” the $2.55bn scheme. Results of the second ERF auction of Australian carbon credit units on November 4-5 will be released on Nov ...more