Australian energy policy is at a crossroads. The absence of any long-term energy strategy at the federal level is crippling the Australian energy sector and increasing power prices for consumers.
Despite the lack of government leadership in this area, the clean energy sector has been getting on with building clean, low-cost power with a record-breaking year in 2018. But imagine what the clean energy industry could achieve with strong federal leadership. We cannot let this momentum stop.
The Clean Energy Council is calling on all political parties to adopt the following recommendations to ensure we can get on with building a cleaner Australia.