GLOSSARY TERM  
  NGERS  
 
  DESCRIPTION  
  The National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting system. The NGER system, introduced by the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Act 2007 (Cth), provides a single national framework for the reporting and dissemination of information about the greenhouse gas emissions, greenhouse gas projects, and energy use and production of corporations. Corporations that meet an NGER threshold must report their greenhouse gas emissions, energy production, energy consumption, and other information specified under NGER legislation.