20th Energy Council Ministerial Meeting Communiqué

Publication date: Friday, 26th October 2018.

Energy Ministers met today in Sydney for the twentieth COAG Energy Council meeting.

Ministers discussed the importance of bringing power prices down and reducing emissions while ensuring the reliability of the grid. The new Commonwealth minister for Energy, and Chair of the COAG Energy Council, the Hon Angus Taylor MP, was welcomed by the Council. The Council also acknowledged the significant contribution of the previous Commonwealth Energy Minister the Hon Josh Frydenberg MP.

Ministers noted state and territories’ support for an integrated national approach to emissions reduction across the economy.

More outcomes can be found in the Communiqué below.

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