Sustainable Energy

Energy reform is urgent to avert systemic crises

Representatives of Australia’s communities, households, business energy users and energy suppliers today called on the Commonwealth Government, the States and all other stakeholders to support reform of Australia’s energy systems and markets...

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank's energy strategy

This submission to the AIIB's Energy Strategy Issues Note highlights the Business Council's policy that, to meet Australia’s 2030 target, we will need a suite of durable post-2020 climate change policies....

Statement on the closure of Hazelwood Power Station

“Our thoughts today are with the employees of the Hazlewood power station and the wider Latrobe Valley community,” Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott said. “Australia is currently in the...

Review of limited merits review regime

This is the Business Council’s submission to the COAG Energy Council on the review of the limited merits review framework in the National Electricity Law and the National Gas Law....

Joint statement: energy challenges need cooperation

Organisations representing Australia’s energy industry and consumers of all sizes have united in calling for a cooperative and strategic response to Australia’s energy transition and challenges, as Australia’s energy ministers...

Business Council welcomes energy independent review

The Business Council welcomes the COAG Energy Council’s commitment to an independent review by Dr Alan Finkel to develop a national electricity market blueprint that will support the markets' transformation...