Carbon offsets

Carbon offsets or carbon credits are mechanisms by which greenhouse gas emissions by individuals and/or companies, or even countries, can be “offset” against activities that reduce emissions. Carbon offsets are measured in metric tons of carbon dioxide-equivalent (CO2e) and may represent six primary categories of greenhouse gases. One carbon offset represents the reduction of one metric ton of… Continue reading Carbon offsets


Beetaloo Basin submission

Betaloo Basin fracking. Credit: Empire Energy

Submission: Oil and gas exploration and production in the Beetaloo Basin From: Peter Campbell Terms of reference:  Oil and gas exploration and production in the Beetaloo Basin, with particular reference to the Industry Research and Development (Beetaloo Cooperative Drilling Program) Instrument 2021, which provides public money for oil and gas corporations.  While the terms of… Continue reading Beetaloo Basin submission