Climate Change

Climate & Energy Reference Group

The Climate and Energy Reference Group is tasked with leading policy development on climate, greenhouse gas emissions and energy-related issues impacting the resources sector.

Projects & Issues

  • Promoting the need for a national framework for greenhouse gas emission reduction and ensuring policy mechanisms promote access to lowest cost abatement
  • Advocating for clarity of and removal of duplication for greenhouse gas-related approval requirements
  • Advocating for efficiency improvements to Commonwealth reporting scheme (National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting System)

External Groups

The Climate and Energy Reference Group provides guidance on CME’s participation on a number of external groups:

  • Minerals Council of Australia’s MCA Climate and Energy Committee
  • The Environmental Protection Authority’s Stakeholder Reference Group

The Climate and Energy Reference Group is tasked with leading policy development on climate, greenhouse gas emissions and energy-related issues impacting the resources sector.