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Utility AGL biggest earner in Australia’s latest offset issuance

Published 09:58 on May 24, 2019  /  Last updated at 09:58 on May 24, 2019  /  Asia Pacific, Australia  /  No Comments

Australia’s biggest-emitting company earned the lion’s share of this week’s newly issued carbon credits, receiving over 140,000 offsets.

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Australia’s Labor backs off carbon trading after election defeat

Published 10:59 on May 23, 2019  /  Last updated at 11:47 on May 23, 2019  /  Asia Pacific, Australia  /  No Comments

Central Labor party officials on Thursday questioned the wisdom of backing market-based approaches to cutting emissions after last weekend’s election defeat, dimming the prospects for an Australian carbon market beyond government-funded offset buying.

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Surprise Coalition election win ends push for tougher Australian climate policy

Published 04:42 on May 19, 2019  /  Last updated at 08:49 on May 19, 2019  /  Asia Pacific, Australia  /  No Comments

Australia’s right-wing Coalition government pulled off a surprise win in Saturday’s federal election, remaining in office to put an end to opposition plans to increase the nation’s emissions reduction ambitions and set up a CO2 baseline-and-crediting scheme for major emitters.

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Australia’s weekly offset issuance drops to 145k

Published 10:41 on May 17, 2019  /  Last updated at 10:41 on May 17, 2019  /  Asia Pacific, Australia  /  No Comments

Australia’s Clean Energy Regulator issued 145,319 carbon credits to 10 different projects this week.

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Australia rejects cement firm’s carbon secrecy plea

Published 12:37 on May 14, 2019  /  Last updated at 12:37 on May 14, 2019  /  Asia Pacific, Australia  /  No Comments

Australia’s Clean Energy Regulator on Tuesday published CO2 caps for four installations operated by the nation’s biggest cement producer, rejecting the firm’s application to withhold the information and revealing that the plants have been granted the right to emit far more than they currently do.

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Labor budget plan indicates instant death for Australia’s ERF with government change

Published 09:15 on May 10, 2019  /  Last updated at 09:15 on May 10, 2019  /  Asia Pacific, Australia  /  No Comments

Australia’s opposition Labor party on Friday released its budget plan should it win the May 18 election, with numbers showing that the planned July auction for the Emissions Reduction Fund likely would be cancelled, but with funds set aside to develop new methodologies.

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SAVE THE DATE: Carbon Forward 2019 – Survive and thrive in the global carbon markets

Published 10:31 on May 8, 2019  /  Last updated at 10:37 on May 8, 2019  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, Aviation, Bavardage, Canada, Carbon Taxes, China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets, Climate Talks, Conversations, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Japan, Kyoto Mechanisms, Mexico, Middle East, New Market Mechanisms, New Zealand, Newsletter, Other APAC, REDD, RINs & LCFS, Shipping, South & Central, South Korea, Switzerland, US, Views, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Learn how to survive and thrive in carbon markets by joining us at the 4th annual CARBON FORWARD conference & training day where we will be joined by the pre-eminent experts to discuss a programme developed by environmental market experts and based on feedback from companies like yours.

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Australia’s Labor party eyes bilateral deals for international carbon credits

Published 10:15 on May 8, 2019  /  Last updated at 11:28 on May 8, 2019  /  Asia Pacific, Australia, International, Other APAC  /  No Comments

Australia’s opposition Labor party would likely pursue bilateral agreements for carbon trading as part of a beefed-up Safeguard Mechanism if elected, as an international market under the Paris Agreement will take time to develop.

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Major environmental trust backs Australian soil carbon start-up

Published 02:23 on May 8, 2019  /  Last updated at 02:24 on May 8, 2019  /  Asia Pacific, Australia, Bavardage  /  No Comments

The US-based Grantham Environmental Trust has agreed to invest up to A$2.5 million ($1.75 mln) in an Australian start-up seeking to generate carbon credits from soil carbon projects.

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Australia hands out 312k carbon credits in latest issuance

Published 09:44 on May 6, 2019  /  Last updated at 09:44 on May 6, 2019  /  Asia Pacific, Australia  /  No Comments

Australia has issued more than 300,000 new carbon offsets over the past two weeks, but also revoked two projects that had failed to generate any credits, according to data from the Clean Energy Regulator.

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