Country:Australia
Year:2000
Policy status:Ended
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2000
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Multiple RE Sources, All
Policy Sector:Framework Policy
Climate Change Policy Targets:Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy
Agency:Department of the Environment, Heritage and the Arts
Funding:AUD 800 million
Renewable Energy Description:

The Federal Budget adopted in May 2000 allocated nearly AUD 800 million of additional funding to greenhouse gas reduction programmes over four years. These measures are known collectively as Measures For a Better Environment. They include: - Greenhouse Gas Abatement Programme. - Photovoltaic Rebate Programme. - Remote Renewable Power Generation Programme. - Renewable Energy Commercialisation Programme. - Alternative Fuels Conversion Programme. Please see separate entries for programmes still current.

Climate Change Description:

The Federal Budget adopted in May 2000 allocated nearly AUD 800 million of additional funding to greenhouse gas reduction programs over four years. These measures are known collectively as Measures For A Better Environment. These include: - Greenhouse Gas Abatement Programme - Photovoltaic Rebate Programme - Remote Renewable Power Generation Programme - Renewable Energy Commercialisation Programme - Alternative Fuels Conversion Programme

Related policies:Greenhouse Gas Abatement Programme
This record supersedes:A New Tax System - Measures for a Better Environment

Last modified: Mon, 12 May 2014 16:22:12 CEST