Senator the Hon Matt Canavan

Senator the Hon Matt Canavan

Senator the Hon Matt Canavan was sworn in as Minister for Resources and Northern Australia on 19 July 2016.

The Hon Karen Andrews MP

The Hon Karen Andrews MP was sworn in as Minister for Industry, Science and Technology on 28 August 2018.

Latest news

Australia set to lead the world on Hydrogen production and exports

14 November 2018

Australia is poised to take a world-leading role in producing low-emissions hydrogen production, as highlighted in the 2018 World Energy Outlook (WEO) report.

Australian gas exports set to double, Asia to drive demand

14 November 2018

Australia’s LNG exports will almost double from current levels to reach around 108 million tonnes by 2040, reinforcing the importance of continued investment in the sector. The forecast figures are contained in the recently released World Energy Outlook (WEO) report.

 

Coal – the new comeback kid

13 November 2018

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has declared that coal has made a ‘comeback’ in its latest World Energy Outlook (WEO) update.

Interview with SBS

13 November 2018

The Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Karen Andrews MP, was interviewed by SBS regarding Australian innovation and industry collaboration with ASEAN.

Funding provides boost to northern tourism

8 November 2018

Northern Australian tourism has received a boost with a decision to expand CSIRO’s TraNSIT transport modelling tool to include tourist data.