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The Path to Net Zero: Carbon Emissions within the Mining Industry

Delivered by Sustainable Minerals Institute

Overview

Understand greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and net-zero targets within the mining industry, and sustainable decarbonisation practices.

This one-day workshop gives you a comprehensive view on mining decarbonisation, where you will explore emission sources, complexities of scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions, energy transition and emerging technologies shaping the future. You will discuss case studies and best practices, and engage in interactive workshops, and network with peers.

This workshop will provide knowledge on sustainable mining practices and carbon reduction strategies.

Upcoming courses

No upcoming courses currently.

Who should attend

Anyone seeking to upgrade their understanding of emissions, decarbonisation and net-zero. Specifically:

  • Mining Industry professionals.
  • Division or corporate technical and functional staff such as engineering (or consultants).
  • Researchers and post-graduate students.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

What you'll learn

  • Enhance your knowledge on the topic of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and net-zero.
  • Understand complex emissions (scope 1, 2 and 3).
  • Gain insights into energy transition.
  • Explore future trends and technologies for sustainable mining.

Time commitment

This is an in-person course that will require roughly 8 hours to complete.

  • This is an in-person 1-day workshop

Assessment

There are no assessments for this short course.

Facilitators

Dr Kristy Nell
Dr Kristy Nell
Research Fellow, Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre (JKMRC), Sustainable Minerals Institute
Dr Hafiz Ilyas
Dr Hafiz Ilyas
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre (JKMRC), Sustainable Minerals Institute
Dr Samar Amari
Dr Samar Amari
Research Fellow, Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre (JKMRC), Sustainable Minerals Institute

Cost

Applicant Price
Individual A$50

Please see the Terms and Conditions – UQ Pay (PDF, 123.12 KB).

GST is included in the cost

Payment options

We accept credit cards (Visa/MasterCard) for payment, including corporate credit cards. If you do not have access to a card, please contact our team at education@smi.uq.edu.au to discuss your options.

Location

Sir James Foots Building (#47A)

Corner of College Rd and Staff House Rd, The University of Queensland
St Lucia, QLD, 4072

Contact

Sustainable Minerals Institute

For more professional development options, visit the Sustainable Minerals Institute website.