The COAG Energy Council publishes a range of general publications relating to energy matters.

11 Aug 2020
Energy Security Board - Renewable Energy Zones Planning - Consultation

On 11 August 2020 the Energy Security Board (ESB) published a consultation paper and draft Renewable Energy Zones (REZ) Planning Rules.

27 Jul 2020
National Resources Ministers - Meeting Communique

Federal and State Resources Ministers met today, Monday 24 March 2020, by telepresence for the third Resources Ministers Roundtable.

16 Jul 2020
Governance of Distributed Energy Resources Technical Standards - Consultation

Distributed Energy Resources (DER) in Australia currently include millions of distributed air conditioners, hot water systems, pool pumps and other large applian

07 Jul 2020
Stand-Alone Power Systems Legislative Amendments - Consultation Package

In its final report on Stand Alone Power Systems (SAPS) – Priority 1, the Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) set out a national framework that facilitate

03 Jun 2020
Two-Sided Markets

On 6 December 2019, COAG Energy Council tasked the ESB with investigating interim measures to preserve reliability and system security in the NEM as it transitio

12 May 2020
Consultation on the Draft National Electricity Amendment (Interim Reliability Measure) Rule 2020

The Energy Security Board (ESB) published the consultation paper on the Interim Reliability Measure Draft Rule - Reliability Reserve on 11 May 2020.

29 Apr 2020
Independent review of the Energy Security Board

The COAG Energy Council has engaged an independent consultant to review the effectiveness and performance of the Energy Security Board (ESB).

21 Apr 2020
Energy Security Board - Media Releases - Two-sided Markets and Service System and Ahead Markets

The Energy Secuirty Board have issued two media releases on 20th April 2020.

16 Apr 2020
National Resources Ministers - Meeting Communique

Federal and State Resources Ministers met on 16 April 2020 via teleconference to discuss the need to maintain a coordinated, national approach to manage the impa

15 Apr 2020
Omnibus Legislative Amendments - Consultation

Following agreement by the COAG Energy Council's Senior Committee of Officials this consultation package is being publicly released on draft legislative amendmen