About energy data

The way we supply and use energy in Australia is changing. To understand these changes, to plan for Australia’s energy future, and to make sound policy and investment decisions, we need timely, accurate, comprehensive and readily-accessible energy data.

The Department of the Environment and Energy is responsible for compiling and publishing Australia’s official energy statistics and balances.

The Department also publishes other energy data, including data on the Energy Rating program:

A significant amount of government data is open and can be easily accessed and shared through www.data.gov.au. Over 7000 data sets have been published since 2013.

Other extensive energy-related data include


More information

Open data Australian Government

Data availability and use Australian Government

Productivity Commission report on data availability and use Australian Government

FED environmental data Australian Government

State of the Environment report Australian Government

Australia.gov.au datasets Australian Government

Electricity grids and modelling CSIRO