Power resources

Report
29 March 2017

This report recommends that the Australian government, in consultation with industry, community, union and other stakeholders, develop a mechanism for the orderly retirement of coal-fired power...

Discussion paper
23 March 2017

The Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) is calling for public submissions on a new plan to strengthen power system security.

The directions paper released today recommends mechanisms...

Audio program
16 March 2017

Like something out of the television series 'Utopia' - the Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has announced a 'feasibility study' as the solution to Australia's energy issues.

Report
10 March 2017

A projected decline in gas production could result in a shortfall of gas-powered electricity generation (GPG) impacting New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia from the summer of 2018-19,...

Discussion paper
5 March 2017

This paper examines the evidence available from peer-reviewed journal publications regarding the broad array of health concerns associated with unconventional gas mining and whether two Western...

Audio interview
2 March 2017

Private owners will not build the $150 billion of electricity generation needed over coming decades, says Barrie Hill, energy consultant and engineer.

Report
22 February 2017

This report provides information on the operation of the National Electricity Market (NEM) and national power grid in New South Wales on Friday 10 February 2017, during a heatwave in eastern...

Report
20 February 2017

This review analyses the energy policy challenges facing New Zealand and provides recommendations to help guide the country towards a more secure, sustainable and affordable energy future.

Report
15 February 2017

This report provides information on the operation of the National Electricity Market (NEM) and national power grid on Wednesday 8 February, during a heatwave in eastern Australia.

Report
9 December 2016

Identifies the complex forces driving a rapid transition across the electricity sector.