GLOSSARY TERM  
  Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2009 (Qld)  
 
  DESCRIPTION  
  The Act aims to reduce the impact of greenhouse gas emissions by providing for the capture of a greenhouse gas stream and the injection of the stream into an underground geological formation or structure. The greenhouse gas streams must consist of carbon dioxide or a substance that 'overwhelmingly consists' of carbon dioxide. Under the Act, the greenhouse gas storage reservoirs are property of the State, despite any previous Act, grant, title or other document in force prior to commencement of the Act.