Climate change: Succeed in a lower-carbon future

In a 2019 global survey, 1,250 CEOs rated environmental / climate change risk the single biggest threat to business growth. The race is on for businesses to understand their environmental impact and to manage the legal risks to succeed in a lower-carbon future. Our report, which gathers insights from our global experts, considers the political, … Read more

Climate Change Regulation in Australia: Opt-in Scheme for Liquid Fuels

What’s Happened? The Clean Energy Act 2011 (Cth) contemplates the creation of an ‘Opt-in Scheme’ for liquid fuels. Regulations for the Opt-in Scheme came into effect on 10 December 2012. The Scheme will operate from 1 July 2013 onwards. The Scheme will allow a person to apply to the Clean Energy Regulator to be declared … Read more