Media Releases

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

The Morrison Government is supporting efforts by the CSIRO – Australia’s national science agency – to help grow the agriculture sector and secure the long-term economic prosperity of our regional communities. 

Minister for Resources and Water Keith Pitt has notified the Environment Centre of the Northern Territory that he intends to continue to operate the Beetaloo Cooperative Drilling Program. 

Minister for Resources and Water, Keith Pitt, says coal will remain a significant contributor to the Australian economy well beyond 2030 as global demand continues to grow.

The development of portable sanitising chambers that could help stop the spread of COVID-19 at hospitals and airports is one of 10 collaborative projects to share in $8.5 million in funding from the Morrison Government. 

Australia’s Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) has passed a major milestone with the issue of the 100 millionth Australian Carbon Credit Unit (ACCU).

Joint media release with Minister for Regionalisation, Regional Communications and Regional Education Senator The Hon. Bridget McKenzie

A bionic “eye” that could restore visual and spatial perception for the blind is one of 22 industry-led collaborative research and development projects to share in $47.1 million in funding from the Morrison Government.

The Morrison Government has today introduced legislation to deliver on our commitment to unlock a wave of new investment in offshore electricity generation and transmission projects.

The Australian Government has released the March 2021 Quarterly Update of Australia’s National Greenhouse Gas Inventory, which shows emissions have fallen to the lowest level on record. 

Legislation introduced by the Morrison Government to improve intellectual property (IP) protections for Australian designers has today been passed by the Federal Parliament. 

The Australian Government has today released for public consultation a draft soil carbon method for the Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF).