For generations, native forests in Australia have been cleared at huge cost to the environment, but that trend could soon be reversed due to the initiative of CEO Andrew Grant and his company CO2 Australia. With social awareness expanding rapidly on the dangers of climate change, Andrew Grant has found a way to not only plant vast tracts of forest to save the earth, but make a profit from it as well.
Climate change is likely to be one of the greatest challenges facing the future of Australia, and the race is on to find solutions to avoid disaster and create a new industry of commercially viable green energy markets. Australia, while only containing 0.3% of the world’s population produces 1.5% of the world’s carbon emissions making it one of the highest carbon emitters per capita in the world. With an addiction to cheap energy produced mainly by high emitting coal power stations, we are in desperate need of a clean alternative.
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