Australian Greenhouse Office, Department of the Environment and Heritage
The Australian Government’s climate change strategy is centred on five key areas – emissions management; international engagement; strategic policy support; impacts and adaptation; and science and measurement. Some initiatives include:
- boosting renewable energy actions and pursuing greater energy efficiency
- investing significant resources into greenhouse research and monitoring Australia's progress towards its Kyoto target
- encouraging the development and commercialisation of low emissions technologies
- encouraging industry, business and the community to use less greenhouse intensive transport fostering sustainable land management practices.
The comprehensive website of the Greenhouse Office contains sections pertaining to:
The site also has a climate change education link, further information on climate change science, and a comprehensive online publications section.