Emissions Reduction Fund
Program Status: Refer to website for more details.
Government: Federal Government.
Agency: Australian Government - Clean Energy Regulator.
More information: view website.
There are four steps to participating in the Emissions Reduction Fund:
- Join the scheme by registering yourself and your project. For more information see Step 1 - Apply.
- Secure a contract with the Australian Government by participating in an auction. For more information see Step 2 - Contracts and auctions.
- Run your project according to the method you have chosen to use. Report on your project and ensure it is audited when required. For more information see Step 3 - Reporting and auditing.
- Claim Australian carbon credit units (ACCUs) for the emissions reductions you have achieved and sell them. For more information see Step 4 - Delivery and payment.
Voluntary scheme that aims to provide incentives for a range of organisations and individuals to adopt new practices and technologies to reduce their emissions.