Tag: Direct Action

Mining & Resources

Direct Action and the Australian energy market

The effectiveness of Direct Action climate change policy as announced by the Coalition Government is a much debated topic. While the policy has kept the 5 % emission reduction target and the 20 per cent renewable energy target established by previous governments, Direct Action will abolish the price on carbon and associated organisations. The Abbott…

14 Jan 2014, by Informa Insights

Mining & Resources

Announcing Direct Action Policy Conference

The newly elected Abbott government has started fleshing out aspects of its soon-to-be implemented climate change policy. Direct Action will initiate a move from an emissions trading scheme to an Emissions Reduction Fund – A decision that has undoubtedly sparked debate from the opposition and resistance from a number of organisations. It is in this…

31 Oct 2013, by Informa Insights