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Kakadu's Traditional Owners enter first carbon farming agreement

Joint media release with The Hon Sussan Ley, Minister for The Environment. A carbon farming agreement with Traditional Owners at Kakadu ensures that ancient land management practices will help underwrite the future of Kakadu park tourism and provide a sustainable post mining transition for Traditional Owners.

15 August 2019Taylor
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Support for pumped hydro energy storage in South Australia

Pumped hydro energy storage will soon be a reality in South Australia through the Morrison Government’s commitment to deliver more affordable and reliable power for South Australians.

14 August 2019Taylor
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Liddell Taskforce to address reliability and power prices

The Morrison Government, with the Berejiklian Government, has today announced the establishment of a Commonwealth-led taskforce to consider options to deal with AGL’s announced closure of the Liddell Power Station in NSW in 2023.

9 August 2019Taylor
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Government acts to deliver affordable, reliable gas

The Liberal-National Government will help secure gas supplies, put downward pressure on prices and encourage new investment in gas supplies. The measures we announce today will help to protect Australian industry and jobs.

6 August 2019Taylor
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Extension of Liddell Power Station

The Government welcomes the announcement by AGL to extend operations at the Liddell Power Station until April 2023 and maintain full operation of Torrens A power station until September 2022.

2 August 2019Taylor
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Getting rid of energy bill late payment penalties

In February this year the Australian Government asked the Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) to crack down on sneaky late payment fees charged by energy retailers to both electricity and gas customers who have failed to meet discount conditions.

1 August 2019Taylor
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Emissions Reduction and Climate Solutions Fund opportunities

The latest round of Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) auctions has opened today, as the Clean Energy Regulator (CER) continues to support new projects and reduce emissions while the carbon market gears up towards the start of the new Climate Solutions Fund (CSF).

24 July 2019Taylor
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Upgrades to Western Victoria's transmission network a step closer

The Australian Government welcomes the release of the Australian Energy Market Operator’s (AEMO) final report on reinforcing the transmission network in Western Victoria, moving key upgrades to the grid a step closer.

19 July 2019Taylor
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Wholesale demand response mechanism to reward energy consumers

The Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) has released a draft rule to create a wholesale demand response mechanism for public consultation.

18 July 2019Taylor
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Hydrogen strategy a step closer

Joint media release with Senator the Hon Matt Canavan, Minister for Resources and Northern Australia.
A National Hydrogen Strategy that will open up export markets in Asia is a step closer with the release of consultation papers today.

1 July 2019Taylor
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Morrison Government delivers on plan for reliable energy

Today, the Morrison Government is delivering on our plan for reliable power for Australian households and businesses, with the commencement of the Retailer Reliability Obligation.

1 July 2019Taylor
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Lower bills from today for electricity customers

From today, hundreds of thousands of hard-working Australian households and businesses will get a fairer and cheaper deal on their electricity bill thanks to the Morrison Government.

1 July 2019Taylor


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