Japan declares 2050 net-zero emissions reduction target

AUSTRALIA’S largest LNG customers has vowed to cut greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050, with newly installed Japanese prime minister Yoshihide Suga unveiling a major shift in climate change policy.

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Announcement sends shockwaves through Oz LNG industry

Previously Japan did not set a specific date on when it would reach net-zero emissions, instead saying it would be carbon neutral by the second half of the century.