Media Releases

Joint media release with Minister for Finance, Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham

The Morrison Government has reappointed Ms Leeanne Bond as a non-executive Director of Snowy Hydro Limited (SHL) for a three-year term. 

Australia’s parliament has passed legislation to strengthen Australia’s offshore oil and gas regulatory framework. 

The Morrison Government’s Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) has registered its 1,000th project as it edges closer to reaching 100 million tonnes in emissions reductions. 

Energy Ministers have released the Energy Security Board’s (ESB) final advice for a post-2025 market design for the National Electricity Market, which is a significant market reform needed to keep prices low and the lights on.

A world-first medical device that could help throat cancer patients to speak again is one of eight innovative projects to share in $3.9 million in funding from the Morrison Government’s Accelerating Commercialisation grants program.

Joint media release with the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon Dan Tehan MP

The Morrison Government is investing in Tasmanian tourism by funding four new festivals that will attract more visitors to the state and support local jobs and businesses.

Joint media release with Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment the Hon. Dan Tehan MP

The Morrison Government has given regulatory approval for a commercial rocket launch to take place later this year from a newly licensed launch facility in South Australia.

The Morrison Government is inviting industry to have a say on the design of a new Safeguard Crediting Mechanism that will help Australia’s largest energy using businesses adopt new technologies that will reduce energy costs and emissions while maintaining or increasing their competitiveness.

Energy Ministers met today as part of the Energy National Cabinet Reform Committee. 

A new Morrison Government investment in technology will make it easier and faster for generation projects to connect to the electricity grid.