Australia’s Energy Advantages: Priority Energy Reforms
November 2014Read more
Australia’s economy was shaped by access to low-cost energy. But energy costs are rising and our comparative advantage in energy is weakening.
We need a balanced approach to energy policy. This Business Council of Australia report, Australia’s Energy Advantages, identifies five priority areas of reform, which are to:
The Australia’s Energy Advantages report represents the Business Council of Australia’s submission to the federal government Energy White Paper process.
Delivering on these areas of reform will help maximise the value of Australia’s energy resources to the Australian people, but it will require bipartisanship and policy settings that stay the course.
View the Australia’s Energy Advantages report, its 27 priority energy reforms, a short video on Maximising Australia’s Energy Advantages, the news release, or the speech that Business Council of Australia Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott delivered when launching the report at an industry forum in Sydney.