The Hon Ed Husic MP Media Releases

Minister for Industry and Science Ed Husic formally launched consultations for the country’s first National Battery Strategy at a visit to Energy Renaissance, an Australian lithium-ion battery technology and manufacturing company, at Tomago in the New South Wales Hunter Valley.

Minister for Industry and Science Ed Husic has met with United States Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo in Washington to further strengthen commercial ties, cooperation and Australia’s economic integration with the US.

Minister for Industry and Science Ed Husic will promote Australia as an advanced and reliable commercial, science and technology partner during a visit to the United States from 25 January to 2 February.

Minister for Industry and Science Ed Husic has today announced $44 million in grants for Australian companies to support 19 collaborative research projects.

The Australian Government has announced $15.9 million in new grants for 17 successful projects that are supporting more women to study and build careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

Australian researchers can today apply for a share of $6 million in grants to support research collaborations with their counterparts in India. 

Minister for Industry and Science Ed Husic today announced that Round 24 of the Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) grants program had opened for application.

Joint media release with the Minister for Climate Change and Energy, the Hon Chris Bowen MP, and Victorian Minister for Energy and Resources, the Hon Lily D'Ambrosio MP
The Albanese and Andrews Governments today joined Wellington Shire Council, local community members and industry to formally declare the Bass Strait off Gippsland as Australia’s first offshore wind zone.

Minister for Industry and Science Ed Husic has appointed a National Robotics Strategy Advisory Committee to help guide Australia’s strategy for emerging automation technologies.

Joint media release with Treasurer, The Hon Jim Chalmers MP, Minister for Climate Change and Energy, the Hon Chris Bowen MP, and the Minister for Resources, the Hon Madeleine King MP

Minister for Industry and Science, The Hon Ed Husic MP
The Albanese Government is taking action to limit the worst impacts of the forecast gas price increases in order to protect Australian households, industry and manufacturers, save jobs, and ensure a stable and well-functioning wholesale gas market with adequate domestic supply at reasonable prices.