Media Releases

Joint media release with the Minister for Agriculture and Northern Australia, the Hon David Littleproud MP

A newly identified Hendra virus variant has been confirmed in a horse from West Wallsend near Newcastle.

Ten innovative manufacturers have received funding from the Morrison Government to help commercialise their great ideas.

Gas consumption is continuing to rise, underscoring the important role the gas-fired recovery is playing in driving Australia’s economic recovery and in delivering the reliable and affordable energy all Australians rely on. 

The Morrison Government has awarded $30 million to support early works on Australian Industrial Power’s (AIP) Port Kembla gas-fired power station as it progresses to Final Investment Decision.

I am honoured to serve as the Minister for Industry, Energy and Emissions Reduction. I thank the Prime Minister for this appointment.  

Energy Ministers have agreed to reappoint Mr Drew Clarke AO PSM FTSE to the position of Chair of the Board of the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) for a second term of four years.

The Morrison Government has developed an Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) method to credit abatement from new carbon capture and storage projects.

It is an honour to have today been given the added portfolio responsibility of Science and Technology by the Prime Minister.

Joint media release with Minister for Energy and Emissions Reduction the Hon Angus Taylor MP

The Morrison Government has committed $250 million to a new program that will turbocharge the development of commercial-scale carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS) projects and hubs across Australia and create up to 1,500 jobs.

Joint media release with Minister for Resources and Water the Hon Keith Pitt MP

The Morrison Government has committed $250 million to a new program that will turbocharge the development of commercial-scale carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS) projects and hubs across Australia and create up to 1,500 jobs.