Links to programs and initiatives to reduce carbon pollution, introduce a carbon price, and invest in renewable energy.
On 26 March 2013, the Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency was abolished with climate change functions transferred to the new Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education and energy efficiency functions transferred to the Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism. This site will continue to provide information on climate change and energy efficiency until new arrangements are put in place.
Find out about emissions in your area. Search the National Pollutant Inventory (NPI) for free information about substance emissions in Australia.
National SoE reports provide information about environmental and heritage conditions, trends and pressures for the Australian continent, surrounding seas and Australia's external territories.