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31 Mar 2009
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Strategic analysis of the global status of carbon capture and storage. Report 3: country studies Australia

A number of elements of CCS policy and legislation in Australia could be considered "best practice":

  • in general terms, the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS);
  • well-funded and proactive government-business cooperative research centres such asCO2CRC; and
  • integrated CCS legislation at the Federal, Victorian and Queensland levels, which provides certainty to to market participants and clearly set out systems of property rights and liability regimes.
Global CCS Institute
Baker & McKenzie
Carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS)

Report outlines Australia's approach to CCS, policy & legislation, existing CCS initiatives and potential storage sites.

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