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Download Text  States need to put energy consumers first
24 May 2017
Today the Federal Court handed down a major decision that will increase electricity prices for New South Wales customers by around $3 billion.This reaffirms the Turnbull Government’s position of wanting to abolish the Limited Merits ...
Download Text  Next step taken in solar thermal development
24 May 2017
The Turnbull Government, through the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), has taken the next step in the development of a solar thermal plant at Port Augusta in South Australia.ARENA has today requested information from prospective ...
Download Text  World Turtle Day
23 May 2017
The latest results from the Federal and Queensland Government’s Nest to Ocean Turtle Protection Program show that 93 per cent of turtle nests monitored by the ranger groups working under this program were not destroyed ...
Download Text  Driving Australia towards new technology
22 May 2017
The Turnbull Government, through the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), will provide a $390,000 grant to Climateworks to support the uptake of electric vehicles as part of the Government’s technology neutral approach to emissions reduction. ...
Download Text  Energy industry helps test demand response
19 May 2017
A grant of up to $22.5 million from the Turnbull Government through the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) will be used for a three year trial in South Australia and Victoria to temporarily free up ...
Download Text  Adaptation partnership building on success of CoastAdapt
17 May 2017
The Turnbull Government welcomes the final release of CoastAdapt, a popular online tool developed by the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility (NCCARF) to help local governments and other organisations understand and manage coastal risks.The ...
Download Text  Large-scale solar projects on track to increase renewable energy capacity
16 May 2017
Twelve large-scale solar projects set to power 150,000 Australian homes are on track to triple Australia's large-scale solar capacity. The Turnbull Government is providing almost $90 million of grant funding through the Australian Renewable ...
Download Text  $4.7 million boost to help improve reef water quality
15 May 2017
The Coalition Government is driving improvements in the Great Barrier Reef’s water quality by investing a further $4.7 million to reduce nitrogen runoff flowing from the Reef’s catchments. Delivered as part of the Government’s $210 million ...
Download Text  Environmental approval boosts economic development and jobs in Northern Australia
11 May 2017
The Coalition Government has approved under national environment law a prawn aquaculture facility in the Northern Territory that will have significant benefits for the local and regional economies.The development, known as Project Sea Dragon, is ...
Download Text  World Migratory Bird Day
10 May 2017
Today we celebrate World Migratory Bird Day to raise awareness about bird migration and to highlight the need for the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats.    World Migratory Bird Day was first ...
Download Text  Budget invests in a reliable energy future
9 May 2017
A $265 million energy package in the 2017 Federal Budget will ensure Australia maintains a secure, reliable and competitive energy system into the future.The nation’s energy system is undergoing its greatest transition since electricity became ...
Download Text  National heritage listing for South Australia's 'Copper Kingdom'
8 May 2017
Today I am delighted to announce that Australian Cornish mining sites, Burra and Moonta, will become the 109th and 110th places to be added to the National Heritage List. These South Australian towns are renowned ...
Download Text  BUNDABERG PROJECT TO POWER IRRIGATION PUMPS WITH SOLAR
5 May 2017
A new demonstration project to power irrigation pumping systems with solar photovoltaic (PV) energy is set to kick off in Bundaberg.   Minister for the Environment and Energy Josh Frydenberg said the project aims to ...
Download Text  Applications open for Threatened Species Recovery Fund
5 May 2017
The Turnbull Government invites community organisations across Australia to apply for funding under the Government’s Threatened Species Recovery Fund to help fight extinction.   Through the Threatened Species Strategy, the Government is committed to turning ...
Download Text  Turning waste into fuel
4 May 2017
The Turnbull Government through the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) will lend $30 million to ResourceCo to transform non-recyclable waste into solid fuel, known as Processed Engineered Fuel (PEF). The project is being financed through the ...
Download Text  A RECORD HIGH FOR RENEWABLES INVESTMENT IN AUSTRALIA
3 May 2017
A report released today by the Clean Energy Regulator (CER) detailing Australia’s progress towards its 2020 renewable energy target reveals record high investment in renewables in 2016.  Large-scale renewable energy investment was five times greater ...
Download Text  AUSTRALIAN STUDENTS CHANCE TO FLY TO ANTARCTICA
3 May 2017
An Antarctic experience of a lifetime is on offer for Australian students who win a national competition to name the nation’s new icebreaker vessel, with a flight to Antarctica on offer to the winning entry.  ...
Download Text  Celebrating our world renowned parks on World Parks Day
1 May 2017
Today we celebrate World Parks Day and we pay tribute to all the park rangers from across Australia who work so hard to look after our country’s much loved and visited national parks.   From ...
Download Text  Australia and Israel sign a declaration of intent on environmental cooperation
27 April 2017
Today I was pleased to sign a Declaration of Intent on bilateral environmental cooperation with Mr Ze’ev Elkin MK, the Israeli Minister for Environmental Protection.   The Declaration covers areas where cooperation on environmental protection will ...
Download Text  Boosting environment and energy cooperation with Israel and the Unites States
23 April 2017
I will travel to Israel and the United States of America from 22 to 28 April 2017 to boost bilateral cooperation on the environment and explore innovative energy technologies. Between 22-25 April, I will lead a delegation ...

 

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