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The COAG Energy Council publishes a range of documents including meeting communiques, Council bulletins, consultation and discussion papers, legislative and regulatory documents and reports.
On 19 November 2020, Energy Senior Officials released for consultation a package of draft regulatory amendments required to give effect to the gas market tra
The Energy Security Board (ESB) released a public consultation paper on a new data strategy for the national electricity market.
The former COAG Energy Council considered the findings of the Australian Energy Market Commission’s (AEMC) Regulatory Sandbox Arrangements to Support Proof-o
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
Responding to big changes in the National Electricity Market
On 11 August 2020 the Energy Security Board (ESB) published a consultation paper and draft Renewable Energy Zones (REZ) Planning Rules.
Federal and State Resources Ministers met today, Monday 24 March 2020, by telepresence for the third Resources Ministers Roundtable.
Distributed Energy Resources (DER) in Australia currently include millions of distributed air conditioners, hot water systems, pool pumps and other large app
In its final report on Stand Alone Power Systems (SAPS) – Priority 1, the Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) set out a national framework that facili
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 trans
The Energy Security Board (ESB) published the consultation paper on the Interim Reliability Measure Draft Rule - Reliability Reserve on 11 May 2020.
The COAG Energy Council has engaged an independent consultant to review the effectiveness and performance of the Energy Security Board (ESB).
The Energy Secuirty Board have issued two media releases on 20th April 2020.
Federal and State Resources Ministers met on 16 April 2020 via teleconference to discuss the need to maintain a coordinated, national approach to manage the
Following agreement by the COAG Energy Council's Senior Committee of Officials this consultation package is being publicly released on draft legislative amen
At the COAG Energy Council meeting on 20 March 2020, the Energy Security Board (ESB) presented a set of changes to the National Electricity Rules (Rules) to
Federal and State Resources Ministers met on 24 March 2020 by telepresence to discuss the impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak on the sector.
Outcomes from COAG Energy Council meeting on 20 March
Ministers discussed the challenges facing the energy system as a result of COVID-19 and important measures to continue to ensure the reliability, security an