CSIRO is spearheading a new national scientific capability to inform on Australia’s shift to a prosperous, sustainable, lower carbon, climate adapted future.
A new initiative called the Integrated Carbon Pathways project is being spearheaded by CSIRO to help create – rather than close
Australia unveils plans for one of the world’s biggest carbon-trading schemes. Prime Minister Gillard intends to slap a $24 tax on every ton of carbon emitted by the nation’s companies. We’ll hear ask a leading voice in the business world whether this should be a global model?
The core of sustainability efforts is behavior change, understanding patterns of behavior and developing models for motivating sustainable behavior change. This approach assumes a rational response from the consumer. However, most decisions are irrational. This panel will examine how to motivate people to make sustainable changes by appealing to their emotions instead.