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This determination amends the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (Measurement) Determination 2008.
Administered by: Environment
Made 24 Feb 2015
Registered 27 Apr 2015
Tabled HR 12 May 2015
Tabled Senate 11 May 2015
Date of repeal 02 Jul 2015
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
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National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (Measurement) Amendment Determination 2015 (No. 1)

I, Greg Hunt, Minister for the Environment, make the following determination.

Dated   24 Feb 2015

 

Greg Hunt

Greg Hunt

Minister for the Environment

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Adoption of Global Warming Potential values and oxidation factors from the 2006 IPCC Guidelines                                                                                                                                2

National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (Measurement) Determination 2008                 2

 


1  Name

                   This is the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (Measurement) Amendment Determination 2015 (No. 1).

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on 1 July 2015.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Adoption of Global Warming Potential values and oxidation factors from the 2006 IPCC Guidelines

  

National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (Measurement) Determination 2008

1  Subsections 1.4(3), (4) and (5)

Repeal the subsections.

2  Parts 1.1A, 1.1B and 1.1C

Repeal the Parts.

3  Subsection 2.5(3) (definition of OFs)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

OFs, or oxidation factor, is 1.0.

4  Subsection 2.22(1) (definition of OFg)

Omit “0.995”, substitute “1.0”.

5  Subsection 2.43(1) (definition of OFi)

Omit “0.99”, substitute “1.0”.

6  Section 3.5

Omit “paragraph 3.4(2)(a)”, substitute “subsection 3.32(1)”.

7  Section 3.5 (paragraph (a) of the definition of EFj)

Omit “0.305”, substitute “0.363”.

8  Section 3.5 (paragraph (b) of the definition of EFj)

Omit “0.008”, substitute “0.010”.

9  Subsection 3.6 (paragraph (a) of the definition of yj)

Omit “21”, substitute “25”.

10  Section 3.14 (definition of OFif)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

OFif is 0.98, which is the destruction efficiency of coal mine waste gas (i) flared.

11  Sections 3.15 and 3.15A (definition of OFi)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

OFi is 0.98, which is the destruction efficiency of coal mine waste gas (i) flared.

12  Subsection 3.17(2)

Omit “0.014”, substitute “0.017”.

13  Section 3.20 (paragraphs (a) to (f) of the definition of EFj)

Repeal the paragraphs, substitute:

                     (a)  for a mine in New South Wales—0.054;

                     (b)  for a mine in Victoria—0.00027;

                     (c)  for a mine in Queensland—0.020;

                     (d)  for a mine in Western Australia—0.020;

                     (e)  for a mine in South Australia—0.00027;

                      (f)  for a mine in Tasmania—0.017.

14  Subsection 3.21(1) (paragraph (a) of the definition of yj)

Omit “21”, substitute “25”.

15  Subsection 3.44(2) (table item 1)

Omit “0.7”, substitute “0.8”.

16  Subsection 3.44(2) (table item 2)

Omit “0.007”, substitute “0.008”.

17  Subsection 3.45(1) (definition of OFi)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

OFi is 0.98, which is the destruction efficiency of fuel type (i) flared.

18  Subsections 3.46B(1) and (4) (paragraph (a) of the definition of yj)

Omit “21”, substitute “25”.

19  Subsection 3.49(1) (definition of EF(l) ij)

Omit “1.2”, substitute “1.4”.

20  Subsection 3.49(2) (table items 1 to 3)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

1

Internal floating tank

2

Fixed roof tank

3

Floating tank

 

21  Subsection 3.52(2) (table item 1)

Omit “0.7”, substitute “0.8”.

22  Subsection 3.52(2) (table item 2)

Omit “0.007”, substitute “0.008”.

23  Subsection 3.53(1) (definition of OFi)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

OFi is 0.98, which is the destruction efficiency of fuel type (i) flared.

24  Section 3.59 (definition of EFij)

Omit “7.3”, substitute “8.7”.

25  Section 3.63 (definition of EFij)

Omit “7.1”, substitute “8.5”.

26  Section 3.63 (definition of EFij)

Omit “1.3”, substitute “1.5”.

27  Section 3.68 (definition of OFi)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

OFi is 0.98, which is the destruction efficiency of fuel type (i) flared.

28  Subsection 3.72(2) (table items 1 to 3)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

1

Internal floating tank

2

Fixed roof tank

3

Floating tank

 

29  Section 3.76 (definition of EFij)

Omit “8.7”, substitute “10.4”.

30  Subsection 3.80(3) (table items 1 to 7)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

1

NSW and ACT

2.2

0.8

390

2

VIC

3.0

0.9

388

3

QLD

1.7

0.8

377

4

WA

2.9

1.1

364

5

SA

4.9

0.8

390

6

TAS

0.2

0.9

388

7

NT

2.2

0.0

314

 

31  Section 3.86 (definition of OFi)

Repeal the definition, substitute:

OFi is 0.98, which is the destruction efficiency of fuel type (i) flared.

32  Subsection 4.47(2) (table item 1)

Omit “1.55”, substitute “1.49”.

33  Subsection 4.47(2) (table item 2)

Omit “2.17”, substitute “2.09”.

34  Subsection 4.47(2) (table item 3)

Omit “2.79”, substitute “2.68”.

35  Section 4.85 (definition of EFij)

Omit “0.26”, substitute “0.30”.

36  Section 4.89 (definition of EFij)

Omit “0.05”, substitute “0.07”.

37  Subsections 5.4(1) and (3) (definition of y)

Omit “21”, substitute “25”.

38  Subsection 5.4B(3) (formula)

Repeal the formula, substitute:

39  Subsection 5.4B(3) (definition of 21)

Repeal the definition.

40  Subsection 5.4B(3) (after the definition of 1.336)

Insert:

25 is the factor to convert methane to carbon dioxide equivalent.

41  Section 5.4D (formula)

Repeal the formula, substitute:

42  Section 5.4D (definition of 21)

Repeal the definition.

43  Section 5.4D (after the definition of 1.336)

Insert:

25 is the factor to convert methane to carbon dioxide equivalent.

44  Paragraph 5.13(2)(c)

Omit “per‑capital”, substitute “per‑capita”.

45  Subsections 5.15(1) and (4) (definition of y)

Omit “21”, substitute “25”.

46  Subsection 5.15A(3) (formula)

Repeal the formula, substitute:

47  Subsection 5.15A(3) (paragraph (c) of note 2)

Omit “0.85”, substitute “the collection efficiency amount for the landfill calculated in accordance with section 5.15C”.

48  Section 5.17AA (note)

Repeal the note.

49  Section 5.17L (note 3)

Repeal the note.

50  Subsection 5.22(2) (table items 1 and 2)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

1

Composting at the landfill

0.019

0.029

2

Anaerobic digestion at the landfill

0.025

0

 

51  Division 5.2.7

Repeal the Division.

52  Subsections 5.25(1) and (3) (definition of y)

Omit “21”, substitute “25”.

53  Subsection 5.25(5) (definitions of EFwij and EFslij)

Omit “5.3”, substitute “6.3”.

54  Subsection 5.26(1) (definition of y)

Omit “21”, substitute “25”.

55  Subsection 5.26(2) (definitions of EFslijz and EFwijz)

Omit “5.3”, substitute “6.3”.

56  Subsection 5.31(7) (table item 1)

Omit “4.9”, substitute “4.7”.

57  Subsections 5.42(1) and (3) (definition of y)

Omit “21”, substitute “25”.

58  Subsections 5.42(6) and (7)

Omit “5.3”, substitute “6.3”.

59  Part 1 of Schedule 1 (table items 1 to 16)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

1

Bituminous coal

27.0

90.0

0.03

0.2

1A

Sub‑bituminous coal

21.0

90.0

0.03

0.2

1B

Anthracite

29.0

90.0

0.03

0.2

2

Brown coal

10.2

93.5

0.02

0.4

3

Coking coal

30.0

91.8

0.02

0.2

4

Coal briquettes

22.1

95.0

0.07

0.3

5

Coal coke

27.0

107.0

0.04

0.2

6

Coal tar

37.5

81.8

0.03

0.2

7

Solid fossil fuels other than those mentioned in items 1 to 5

22.1

95.0

0.07

0.3

8

Industrial materials and tyres that are derived from fossil fuels, if recycled and combusted to produce heat or electricity

26.3

81.6

0.02

0.2

9

Non‑biomass municipal materials, if recycled and combusted to produce heat or electricity

10.5

87.1

0.7

1.1

10

Dry wood

16.2

0.0

0.10

1.2

11

Green and air dried wood

10.4

0.0

0.10

1.2

12

Sulphite lyes

12.4

0.0

0.07

0.6

13

Bagasse

9.6

0.0

0.2

1.2

14

Biomass municipal and industrial materials, if recycled and combusted to produce heat or electricity

12.2

0.0

0.7

1.1

15

Charcoal

31.1

0.0

4.8

1.1

16

Primary solid biomass fuels other than those mentioned in items 10 to 15

12.2

0.0

0.7

1.1

 

60  Part 2 of Schedule 1 (table items 17 to 27)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

17

Natural gas distributed in a pipeline

39.3 × 10‑3

51.4

0.1

0.03

18

Coal seam methane that is captured for combustion

37.7 × 10‑3

51.4

0.2

0.03

19

Coal mine waste gas that is captured for combustion

37.7 × 10‑3

51.9

4.1

0.03

20

Compressed natural gas that has reverted to standard conditions

39.3 × 10‑3

51.4

0.1

0.03

21

Unprocessed natural gas

39.3 × 10‑3

51.4

0.1

0.03

22

Ethane

62.9 × 10‑3

56.5

0.03

0.03

23

Coke oven gas

18.1 × 10‑3

37.0

0.03

0.05

24

Blast furnace gas

4.0 × 10‑3

234.0

0.0

0.03

25

Town gas

39.0 × 10‑3

60.2

0.0

0.03

26

Liquefied natural gas

25.3 GJ/kL

51.4

0.1

0.03

27

Gaseous fossil fuels other than those mentioned in items 17 to 26

39.3 × 10‑3

51.4

0.1

0.03

 

61  Part 3 of Schedule 1 (table items 31 to 52)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

31

Petroleum based oils (other than petroleum based oil used as fuel)

38.8

13.9

0.0

0.0

32

Petroleum based greases

38.8

3.5

0.0

0.0

33

Crude oil including crude oil condensates

45.3 GJ/t

69.6

0.1

0.2

34

Other natural gas liquids

46.5 GJ/t

61.0

0.1

0.2

35

Gasoline (other than for use as fuel in an aircraft)

34.2

67.4

0.2

0.2

36

Gasoline for use as fuel in an aircraft

33.1

67.0

0.2

0.2

37

Kerosene (other than for use as fuel in an aircraft)

37.5

68.9

0.0

0.2

38

Kerosene for use as fuel in an aircraft

36.8

69.6

0.02

0.2

39

Heating oil

37.3

69.5

0.03

0.2

40

Diesel oil

38.6

69.9

0.1

0.2

41

Fuel oil

39.7

73.6

0.04

0.2

42

Liquefied aromatic hydrocarbons

34.4

69.7

0.02

0.2

43

Solvents if mineral turpentine or white spirits

34.4

69.7

0.02

0.2

44

Liquefied petroleum gas

25.7

60.2

0.2

0.2

45

Naphtha

31.4

69.8

0.00

0.01

46

Petroleum coke

34.2 GJ/t

92.6

0.07

0.2

47

Refinery gas and liquids

42.9 GJ/t

54.7

0.02

0.0

48

Refinery coke

34.2 GJ/t

92.6

0.07

0.2

49

Petroleum based products other than:

(a) petroleum based oils and petroleum based greases mentioned in items 31 and 32; and

(b) the petroleum based products mentioned in items 33 to 48.

34.4

69.8

0.0

0.2

50

Biodiesel

34.6

0.0

0.07

0.2

51

Ethanol for use as a fuel in an internal combustion engine

23.4

0.0

0.07

0.2

52

Biofuels other than those mentioned in items 50 and 51

23.4

0.0

0.07

0.2

 

62  Division 4.1 of Schedule 1 (table items 53 to 63B)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

53

Gasoline (other than for use as fuel in an aircraft)

34.2

67.4

0.5

1.8

54

Diesel oil

38.6

69.9

0.1

0.5

55

Gasoline for use as fuel in an aircraft

33.1

67.0

0.05

0.7

56

Kerosene for use as fuel in an aircraft

36.8

69.6

0.01

0.6

57

Fuel oil

39.7

73.6

0.07

0.6

58

Liquefied petroleum gas

26.2

60.2

0.6

0.7

59

Biodiesel

34.6

0.0

0.7

1.9

60

Ethanol for use as fuel in an internal combustion engine

23.4

0.0

0.7

1.9

61

Biofuels other than those mentioned in items 59 and 60

23.4

0.0

0.7

1.9

62

Compressed natural gas that has reverted to standard conditions (light duty vehicles)

39.3 × 10‑3 GJ/m3

51.4

6.5

0.3

63

Compressed natural gas that has reverted to standard conditions (heavy duty vehicles)

39.3 × 10‑3 GJ/m3

51.4

2.5

0.3

63A

Liquefied natural gas (light duty vehicles)

25.3

51.4

6.5

0.3

63B

Liquefied natural gas (heavy duty vehicles)

25.3

51.4

2.5

0.3

 

63  Division 4.2 of Schedule 1 (table items 64 to 66)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

64

Gasoline (other than for use as fuel in an aircraft)

34.2

67.4

0.02

0.2

65

Diesel oil

38.6

69.9

0.01

0.6

66

Liquefied petroleum gas

26.2

60.2

0.4

0.3

 

64  Division 4.3 of Schedule 1 (table items 68 to 70)

Repeal the items, substitute:

 

68

Diesel oil

Euro iv or higher

38.6

69.9

0.06

0.5

69

Diesel oil

Euro iii

38.6

69.9

0.1

0.5

70

Diesel oil

Euro i

38.6

69.9

0.2

0.5

 

65  Part 2 of Schedule 3 (table item 18)

Omit “5.29”, substitute “5.52”.

66  Part 3 of Schedule 3 (table item 45)

Omit “0.597”, substitute “0.598”.

67  Part 3 of Schedule 3 (table item 48)

Omit “0.856”, substitute “0.864”.

68  Part 3 of Schedule 3 (table item 51)

Omit “0.654”, substitute “0.655”.