The final report from the 'Independent Review into the Future Security of the National Electricity Market' led by Australia’s Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel, was presented at The University of Melbourne on Thursday 22 June as part of our second Energy Futures Seminar for 2017,...
The Blueprint for the Future delivers a plan to maintain security and reliability in the National Electricity Market (NEM) in light of the significant transition underway, including due to rapid technological change.
The blueprint sets out a vision for the future, with four key...
This Independent Review into the Future Security of the National Electricity Market Preliminary Report identifies the complex forces driving a rapid transition across the electricity sector.
It seeks input on key questions to navigate the transition in line with consumer expectations for a secure...
The Turnbull Government is encouraging feedback from Australia’s research and development (R&D) community, businesses and industry groups and other stakeholders on the R&D Tax Incentive Review findings released today.
The review was undertaken by Chair of Innovation Australia Bill Ferris, Australia’s Chief Scientist Alan...
Australia's Chief Scientist, Dr Alan Finkel, has written an opinion article that was published in The Australian on 15 April 2016. The article ties in with the Knowledge Nation Summit held in Sydney yesterday (14 April), where Dr Finkel gave the welcome address.
A new report by the Office of the Chief Scientist provides the first detailed analysis of Australia’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) trained workforce.
By investigating the demographics, industries, occupations and salaries of STEM workers, the report is a valuable resource for students,...
Alan Finkel is an engineer, entrepreneur, philanthropist and Chancellor of Monash University.
Finkel’s pitch is a vision he calls ‘the electric planet,’ a plan for clean electricity and generating enough of it to replace fossil fuels. He’s an electric car man and...