5th Standing Council on Energy and Resources meeting communique - 13 December 2013
Publication date: Friday, 13th December 2013.
Australian, state and territory Energy and Resources Ministers met in Sydney on 13 December 2013 for the fifth meeting of the Standing Council on Energy and Resources (SCER). The meeting gave Ministers the opportunity to further progress the implementation of SCER's energy market reform implementation plan; Australian Gas Market Development Plan; National Harmonised Regulatory Framework for Natural Gas from Coal Seams; Multiple Land Use Framework; and national mineral exploration strategy.
The meeting was also an opportunity for Ministers to meet with key energy stakeholders to discuss opportunities and challenges for the national energy market and its future development.