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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.
A consultation Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) has been released examining options to improve transparency in the eastern and northern Australian gas marke
The Retailer Reliability Obligation (RRO) started on 1 July 2019. The RRO is designed to support reliability in the National Electricity Market by incentivi
The Energy Security Board published the Converting the Integrated System Plan (ISP) into Action Consultation Paper on 17 May 2019.
The Energy Security Board (ESB) has released its revised National Electricity Rules and a comparison version of the Rules which would give effect to the Reta
The COAG Energy Council has tasked the Energy Security Board with developing advice on a long-term, fit-for-purpose market framework to support reliability t
The Energy Security Board (ESB) published the Retailer Reliability Obligation Draft Rules Consultation Paper on 8 March 2019.
The Independent Review into the Future Security of the National Electricity Market (the Finkel Review) recommended that the COAG Energy Council deve
On 1 February 2019 Energy Ministers agreed the Trajectory for Low Energy Buildings, a national plan that sets a trajectory towards zero energy (and
On 9 December 2011, the former Standing Council on Energy and Resources agreed to develop and implement a harmonised framework for coal seam gas to address k
On 18 December 2018, Resources Ministers agreed to the Leading Practices Guide for Coal Seam Gas Development in Australia.
On 27 June 2018, answers to a set of frequently asked questions (FAQs) about onshore gas development in Australia were released.