Tracking Australia's greenhouse gas emissions

The Department publishes Australia’s National Greenhouse Accounts, which track national emissions from 1990 onwards. Australia's greenhouse gas emissions are estimated as a nation, by state and by industry.

This data is used to:

Australia’s National Greenhouse Accounts

The National Greenhouse Accounts include:

The Department has published a series of National Greenhouse Accounts Fact Sheets, which provide an overview of Australia’s national inventory systems and land sector reporting methodologies. 

The progress of the National Inventory is a timeline of the reports published under the National Greenhouse Accounts.

What the rest of the world is doing

Other developed countries are also required to produce annual greenhouse gas inventories, published on the UNFCCC’s webpage: National Reports.