Australian exports play oversized role in global emissions

AUSTRALIA’s coal, oil and gas exports rank behind only Russia and Saudi Arabia in terms of global emissions, according to new research by the policy think tank, the Australia Institute.

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TAI data suggests Oz third largest emitter

 
The research also finds that Australia is the fifth largest miner of fossil fuels behind much larger economies China, the US, Russia and Saudi Arabia.