Join the community
More than 50 communities around Australia are already working towards 100% renewable energy goals and zero emissions targets.
Your community can take a lead in reducing emissions, developing innovative solutions that benefit your region and working towards a healthier and happier community.
It’s free to join and we provide free resources and advice to help you reduce your emissions and enjoy the many benefits of an emissions-free Australia.
Join now, or find out more about what Zero Carbon Communities means for you as:
Benefits for all communities
Our research demonstrates the following achievable benefits of working towards a zero emissions Australia:
- Cost savings through reduced energy consumption
- Access to new investment and funding sources
- Creation of jobs in new energy and other industries
- Achieving sustainability goals and emission reduction targets
- Increased public profile as a leading and innovative community
- Wider economic and social benefits through a healthier environment
What existing communities say
The Zero Carbon Communities program gives communities the resources and confidence to make large-scale change. The initiative uses Beyond Zero Emission’s research bases, resources and tools to guide communities around Australia transition to zero emissions. Global Consulting Group
In its first year, the ZCC initiative has made a positive and powerful impact in both rural and metropolitan communities around Australia to reduce their carbon emissions. Global Consulting Group
Zero Carbon Communities’ expertise enabled our community to develop professional-level Strategic Transition Plans. Renewable Energy Benalla