The goal of the Zero Net Carbon Action Plan is to provide a pathway for Council to become carbon neutral by 2025.
At its 29 November meeting, Council noted the first Progress Report:
Progress Report for the Zero Net Carbon Action Plan(PDF, 1MB)
Report to Council 29 November 2022 meeting(PDF, 2MB)
Council Meeting Decisions (item 4.9)(PDF, 299KB)
Watch Council Meeting video recording (item 4.9)
At the February 2020 meeting, our Council committed to a number of actions in response to climate change.
Zero Net Carbon Action Plan 2020-2025(PDF, 7MB)
A substantial amount of work over a number of years has gone into determining the best way forward for Monash to achieve carbon neutrality, to get our modelling right and to commit to strategies that will make a difference.
Our view was always that it was not about just speaking words on climate change, but about investing in real actions and strategies that will reduce emissions.
Some of these actions include: