The COAG Energy Council publishes a range of general publications relating to energy matters.

16 Sep 2020
Regulatory Sandboxing Legislation Consultation

The former COAG Energy Council considered the findings of the Australian Energy Market Commission’s (AEMC) Regulatory Sandbox Arrangements to Support Proof-of Co

09 Sep 2020
Energy Security Boards - Interim Reliability Measures - RRO Trigger

On the 9th September the Energy Security Board (ESB) published a draft set of changes to the National Electricity Rules (Rules) to amend the trigger for the Reta

07 Sep 2020
Post 2025 Market Design Consultation Paper – September 2020

Responding to big changes in the National Electricity Market

11 Aug 2020
Energy Security Board - Renewable Energy Zones Planning - Consultation

On 11 August 2020 the Energy Security Board (ESB) published a consultation paper and draft Renewable Energy Zones (REZ) Planning Rules.

27 Jul 2020
National Resources Ministers - Meeting Communique

Federal and State Resources Ministers met today, Monday 24 March 2020, by telepresence for the third Resources Ministers Roundtable.

16 Jul 2020
Governance of Distributed Energy Resources Technical Standards - Consultation

Distributed Energy Resources (DER) in Australia currently include millions of distributed air conditioners, hot water systems, pool pumps and other large applian

07 Jul 2020
Stand-Alone Power Systems Legislative Amendments - Consultation Package

In its final report on Stand Alone Power Systems (SAPS) – Priority 1, the Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) set out a national framework that facilitate

03 Jun 2020
Two-Sided Markets

On 6 December 2019, COAG Energy Council tasked the ESB with investigating interim measures to preserve reliability and system security in the NEM as it transitio

12 May 2020
Consultation on the Draft National Electricity Amendment (Interim Reliability Measure) Rule 2020

The Energy Security Board (ESB) published the consultation paper on the Interim Reliability Measure Draft Rule - Reliability Reserve on 11 May 2020.

29 Apr 2020
Independent review of the Energy Security Board

The COAG Energy Council has engaged an independent consultant to review the effectiveness and performance of the Energy Security Board (ESB).