Media Releases

Today’s announcement by Senex Energy Ltd that it has signed a new seven year deal with Adbri Limited to supply up to 11 petajoules of gas from 2023 shows that gas is going to be required for the long term. 

The Morrison Government is supporting the resources and critical minerals sector with almost $50 million in funding for projects that will help grow Australian businesses and create new jobs.

The Morrison Government is supporting Australian manufacturers with $7.1 million in funding to help them commercialise innovative products and take them to the world.

The Morrison Government has reappointed Mr Darren Miller as Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) for a further three years.

Australia’s junior mineral explorers can apply to access substantial exploration incentives from mid-July under the $100 million extension of the Junior Minerals Exploration Incentive (JMEI).

The Morrison Government is investing up to $260 million to expand Australia’s diesel storage capacity as part of its commitment to boost long-term fuel security, create jobs and keep prices low. 

Opportunities have now opened for local businesses to get involved in construction of the world’s largest radio telescope project – the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) – in WA’s Mid-West region.

The Morrison Government continues to support the growth of Australia’s civil space sector, with Commonwealth approval granted for a second rocket launch facility licence in South Australia.

The Morrison Government is investing $2 million in an initiative to support industry to accelerate the development and deployment of low emissions technologies. 

The Morrison Government has appointed Professor Alexander McBratney to the Emissions Reduction Assurance Committee (ERAC) for a period of three years.