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National Average Carbon Emissions (NACE)

31st March 2008

Overview. National Average Carbon Emissions (NACE) for all new light vehicles sold in Australia for 2007 was 226.1 g CO2/km. This continues the decline in carbon emissions of new vehicles, placing the industry well on track to achieve its target of an average 222 g CO2/km by 2010. Background.... More…

Car industry achieving lower emissions

31st March 2008

New research shows the fuel efficiency and carbon emissions of new motor vehicles have improved markedly in recent years. According to the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI), the National Average Carbon Emissions (NACE) for new light vehicles in Australia has reached a new low.... More…

Automotive industry welcomes discussion paper

31st March 2008

The peak body representing the Australian automotive industry, the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI), has welcomed the release of a discussion paper from the Australian Government's Review of the Automotive Industry. "This review provides an important opportunity to take stock of... More…

Car market accelerates despite interest rates

5th March 2008

FCAI Chief Executive Mr Andrew McKellar: "The February sales result shows that underlying demand from private buyers and business remains very robust." Sales in both January and February have set records for those months, building on a record annual total of more than one million new cars in... More…