Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:2001
Policy Type:Voluntary Approaches>Negotiated Agreements (Public-private sector)
Policy Target:
Agency:Commonwealth Department of Defence
Description:The Department of Defence, the Commonwealths largest and a major emitter of GHG, has joined the Greenhouse Challenge, a voluntary government programme to limit emissions. The department has agreed to cut GHG emissions from its operations all over Australia by 120,000 metric tonnes (132,000 tons) a year by 2004, representing a reduction of more than 13% below 1999-2000 emission volumes.

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