The Australian Government will attract new investment in reliable generation to increase competition and reduce electricity prices.
The Retailer Reliability Obligation (RRO) is now in place. It will help ensure a reliable energy system by requiring companies to hold contracts or invest directly in generation or demand response to support reliability in the National Electricity Market (NEM).
The government remains committed to continuing work with the states and territories through the COAG Energy Council to deliver reliable, secure and more affordable energy.
A summary of the roles and responsibilities of key figures within a large organisation that are relevant to corporate energy management.
The positions for which these roles are summarised are:
- chief financial officers
- environmental health and safety professionals
- mechanical or electrical engineers
- technicians and tradespeople
- sustainability officers
This document details roles and skills required to undertake, report on and implement the findings of rigorous energy efficiency assessments for large energy users. It is the result of research primarily based around the assessment requirements of the Energy Efficiency Opportunities (EEO) program. The findings also have relevance for companies participating in state government energy assessment programs and other companies wishing to improve their energy efficiency performance.
A summary of what’s included in the Guide to best practice maintenance & operation of HVAC systems for energy efficiency released in January 2012.
Describes the energy-related measured announced in the 2017-18 Portfolio Budget Statements. These measures address how Australians can access reliable and affordable energy as we transition to a low emissions future.
Describes the Government’s investment in providing additional energy storage infrastructure so that wind and solar can be better integrated into the energy market and conventional power can be used more efficiently.
Describes the Government’s almost $90m gas reform package to address immediate gas shortfalls and secure long term reliable supply.
Factsheet to help businesses involved in the production, import, export and sale of petroleum‑based oils, lubricants and greases understand what mandatory reporting of petroleum statistics means for them.
Factsheet to help businesses engaged in the importation and/or wholesaling of petroleum understand what mandatory reporting of petroleum statistics means for them