Bringing home the cost of carbon

Household living expenses will be less than Treasury estimates according to a joint study by The Climate Institute, CSIRO and AECOM.

28 Jun 2012 | An independent study shows the impacts of the carbon tax on on households are likely to be smaller than anticipated.


Carbon price and you

CHOICE takes the mystery and political bluster out of the new carbon price.

10 Jul 2011 | We navigate the landscape of carbon tax talk to find out exactly what the changes mean for the average Australian.

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CPRS legislation off target

Carbon pollution reduction scheme needs to ensure reduced emissions.

8 Mar 2009 | If a new bill becomes law, nearly one million households could be paying for renewable energy that does nothing to reduce Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions.

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Carbon offsets for flights

Can you pay extra to make your air travel carbon neutral?

21 Jun 2007 | One long haul flight could cause the same or more greenhouse gas emissions per person than a whole year’s electricity use in your home.


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