Overviews of BZE key Publication

Australian Local Government Climate Review (2018)

In 2018, Beyond Zero Emissions conducted a comprehensive assessment of what councils and communities are doing to tackle climate change, along with the barriers and challenges they face. The result of our research is the Australian Local Government Climate Review 2018. The research found that many local councils have corporate and community targets as well [...]

By |2018-10-31T10:01:49+00:0030 Apr 2018|Community Project, Publication Overview|Comments Off on Australian Local Government Climate Review (2018)

Rethinking Cement (2017)

Rethinking Cement is a research report presenting a pathway to zero carbon cement in Australia. Cement production is the biggest industrial producer of emissions, causing 8% of global carbon emissions – more than the global car fleet. The first stage of cement making is to transform limestone (calcium carbonate - CaCO3) into lime (CaO), thus [...]

By |2018-06-21T22:40:32+00:0018 Aug 2017|Cement Plan, Featured, Publication Overview|Comments Off on Rethinking Cement (2017)

Zero Carbon Communities Guide (2017)

Our free Zero Carbon Communities guide provides a simple framework and key steps to show how you can create a zero carbon community. It is based on research that demonstrates zero emissions are achievable and affordable now. It will give you confidence to take action, improve knowledge transfer and innovation and point aspiring communities towards [...]

By |2018-10-31T08:59:09+00:0014 Jul 2017|Community Guide, Featured, Publication Overview|Comments Off on Zero Carbon Communities Guide (2017)

Electric Vehicles Report (2016)

Australia can move to electric vehicles, powered entirely by renewable electricity, in a decade. It is feasible and affordable, providing environmental, health and economic benefits. (Beyond Zero Emissions Report: August 2016) Get a free Copy . Report Findings: A shift to 100 per cent electric vehicles would eliminate at least six per cent of Australia’s [...]

By |2018-06-11T16:50:41+00:0016 Aug 2016|Publication Overview, Vehicles Plan|0 Comments

Renewable Energy Superpower Report (2015)

Australia can become a renewable energy superpower. A realistic vision for a prosperous Australia. We have the advantages of: abundant quality solar and wind resources, a widespread electric grid, a skilled workforce and industry sector, capable research organisations, closeness to growing Asian markets, a secure stable society, and abundant mineral resources. To grasp this prosperous [...]

By |2018-05-19T16:33:09+00:0001 Oct 2015|Publication Overview, Superpower Plan|Comments Off on Renewable Energy Superpower Report (2015)

The Energy Freedom Home (2015)

A practical guidebook for renovators & builders. Be comfortable, healthy and independent in an efficient home powered by renewable energy. You could wipe out your home energy bills, saving perhaps $2400 every year. That's "energy freedom" in your home! This guidebook is a great resource for people looking to renovate their homes.  The information is: [...]

Carbon Crisis Report (2015)

"Carbon Crisis Report: The Systemic Risk of Carbon Emission Liabilities." Australia has a 50% chance of systemic economic crisis, caused by ignoring the global shift to clean energy. Get a free copy. Australia’s industry and exports are emissions-intensive. This intensity is a growing economic liability, as the international community strengthens its efforts to limit climate [...]

By |2018-06-11T16:14:53+00:0005 May 2015|Energy Sector, Publication Overview|0 Comments

Fossil Economy Report (2014)

A Fossil Economy in a Changing World: The world is shifting away from fossil fuels - and this includes key importers of Australia’s coal and gas.  Australian government policies ignore this, leaving us dependent on continued fossil fuel exports, at risk of: stranded investments, dropping export revenue, and a growing current account deficit. (Beyond Zero [...]

By |2018-06-11T16:12:09+00:0001 May 2015|Energy Sector, Publication Overview|0 Comments

Carbon Capture & Storage (2014)

Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) or “Clean Coal” has been promised for many years, the favoured option of fossil fuel companies.  They have used the promise of CCS to: delay the development of renewable energy, offer hope to the coal industry, and delay action on climate change. Industry claims that CCS is the cheapest way [...]

By |2018-06-11T16:16:33+00:0001 Oct 2014|Energy Sector, Publication Overview|0 Comments

Land Use : Agriculture and Forestry (2014)

This report outlines research showing how Australian greenhouse gas emissions from land use - agriculture and forestry - can be reduced to zero net emissions within 10 years. Get a free copy. This result is within Australia's capacity in spite of the finding that our agriculture and land use sector is the biggest emitting sector in Australia. [...]

By |2018-06-11T16:27:55+00:0001 Oct 2014|Land Use Paper, Publication Overview|Comments Off on Land Use : Agriculture and Forestry (2014)