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This is why we cannot rely on cities alone to tackle climate change

07 September 2017

A lot of faith is vested in cities to tackle climate change, and with good reason.

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Lessons from APEC’s Low Carbon Model Towns Project

20 June 2016

The APEC (Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation) project on Low Carbon Model Towns, led by APEC’s Tokyo-based Asia Pacific Energy Research Centre (APERC) has run since 2011.

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Expert comment on Victoria’s zero emissions target

09 June 2016

RMIT University’s Alan Pears AM is available to comment on the Victorian State Government’s plan to work towards a target of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

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PolicyCheck: Labor’s phased emissions trading scheme

01 May 2016

The Conversation’s academic experts look at the history of policies, whether they have been tried in Australia before, and how likely they are to succeed.