Country:Australia
Year:2000
Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:2000
Policy Type:Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)
Agency:Department of the Enviornment, Water Heritage and the Arts (DEWHA)
URL:http://www.environment.gov.au/settlements/renewable/recp/biomass/index.html
Climate Change Description:Under the Renewable Energy Commercialisation Programme (RECP), the Australian government announced a wide variety of demonstration projects over the year 2000. As an example, the government announced that a demonstration plant using a process of biomass energy production developed by the governments research organisation (CSIRO) will be built in Western Australia in 2001. The plant will generate electricity (1 megawatt) and produce activated carbon (700 tons) and eucalyptus oil (200 tons).
Related policies:Renewable Energy Commercialisation Programme

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