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Rethinking Cement: Research Report: A pathway to zero carbon cement

Rethinking Cement is the first part of Beyond Zero Emissions’ Zero Carbon Industry Plan. Rethinking Cement focuses on cement production, the single biggest industrial producer of emissions. Cement production causes 8% of global carbon emissions – more than the global car fleet. The first stage of cement making is to transform limestone (calcium carbonate - [...]

By | 2017-09-18T14:21:11+00:00 18 Aug 2017|Cement Plan, Featured, Publication Overview|Comments Off on Rethinking Cement: Research Report: A pathway to zero carbon cement

BZE welcomes South Australian decision to build Concentrated Solar Thermal

The South Australian Government’s announcement to back a Concentrated Solar Thermal plant in Port Augusta is a celebration of community vision and leadership, according to think tank Beyond Zero Emissions. “Repower Port Augusta have worked tirelessly to promote the huge benefits that Concentrated Solar Thermal will deliver for the Port Augusta community and the nation. [...]

By | 2017-08-20T11:59:21+00:00 14 Aug 2017|Media Release, Pt Augusta Plan|Comments Off on BZE welcomes South Australian decision to build Concentrated Solar Thermal

BZE Submission to Inquiry into the implications of climate change for Australia’s national security (2017)

Free Download: Excerpt: " Current Australian research has found that unmitigated climate change will lead to severe humanitarian crises, forced migration, political instability and conflict. The Asia-Pacific region, including Australia, is considered one of the worst affected areas.  To mitigate the impact of climate change, Australia can show the way in moving from a carbon [...]

By | 2017-09-11T10:37:22+00:00 02 Aug 2017|Submission|Comments Off on BZE Submission to Inquiry into the implications of climate change for Australia’s national security (2017)

The Zero Carbon Communities Guide (14 July 2017)

We have developed a guide for communities who want rapid  progress towards zero emissions in their local community: the Zero Carbon Communities Guide. It is based on our experience: working with several communities and our extensive Zero Carbon Australia research. Our vision is a rapidly growing network of communities across Australia, working together to achieve [...]

By | 2017-08-23T16:56:17+00:00 14 Jul 2017|Community Guide, Featured, Publication Overview|Comments Off on The Zero Carbon Communities Guide (14 July 2017)

Six New Positions Available

View details of all these positions here Baseline Emissions Data Advisor (voluntary) Employer: Beyond Zero Emissions Location: Melbourne The Volunteer will provide advice and data assistance to community groups starting the Zero Carbon Community process. Volunteer Fundraiser Employer: Beyond Zero Emissions Location: Melbourne The Volunteer Fundraiser will help develop and run fundraising campaigns for Beyond [...]

By | 2017-07-10T15:45:51+00:00 10 Jul 2017|Position Ad|Comments Off on Six New Positions Available

BZE ranks alongside the top international think tanks

Beyond Zero Emissions has again been ranked alongside the top international think tanks, by the influential: Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program, of The Lauder Institute, at The University of Pennsylvania. BZE has now won this astonishing recognition two years in a row. It is wonderful acknowledgement for our climate solutions research and advocacy, our [...]

By | 2017-09-02T12:50:39+00:00 19 Jun 2017|Award, Past BZE Event|Comments Off on BZE ranks alongside the top international think tanks

Radio Producer Intern (Volunteer)

Beyond Zero Emissions has a position for a volunteer that we want to fill. Please send your application and CV to radioteam@bze.org.au Advertised: June 2017 This volunteer: Joins our team for 1 - 1.5 hours every Friday as a radio show producer of the "Beyond Zero Emissions: Climate  Solutions Radio Show" Operates the radio panel at [...]

By | 2017-07-06T16:26:59+00:00 05 Jun 2017|Position Ad|0 Comments

BZE Submission to the Review of Australia’s climate change policies (2017)

Free Download: Excerpt: "Beyond Zero Emissions submits that the Australian Government should commit to clear, long term climate change policies that reduce greenhouse gas emissions to net zero, and then reduces atmospheric greenhouse gases to pre-industrial levels. In 2017 there is demonstrable evidence that our climate system is warming: sea level rises, global temperature rises, [...]

By | 2017-09-11T17:05:27+00:00 05 May 2017|Submission|Comments Off on BZE Submission to the Review of Australia’s climate change policies (2017)

BZE Submission to Scientific Inquiry into Hydraulic Fracturing in the Northern Territory

BZE made a submission: on 30 April 2017, to the Scientific Inquiry into Hydraulic Fracturing in the Northern Territory, by the Northern Territory Government, Download the BZE submission Government information about the inquiry  

By | 2017-09-09T19:45:20+00:00 30 Apr 2017|Submission|Comments Off on BZE Submission to Scientific Inquiry into Hydraulic Fracturing in the Northern Territory

BZE Submission to Finkel Review of the National Electricity Market (2017)

Free Download: Excerpt: "Beyond Zero Emissions submits that the Council of Australian Governments commit to securing Australia’s electricity through a National Electricity Market powered by 100% renewables. Energy security cannot be considered separately to the other core objectives of the electricity system – affordability and emissions reduction. We need to rapidly secure an energy supply [...]

By | 2017-09-09T23:28:39+00:00 15 Mar 2017|Submission|Comments Off on BZE Submission to Finkel Review of the National Electricity Market (2017)