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

28 Sep 2018
National Electricity Rules (NER) and National Gas Rules (NGR) - Consultation

Stakeholder comment is sought on proposed rule changes to support the introduction of legislation to create a binding rate of return instrument.

28 Sep 2018
Energy Security Board consultation on ACCC Recommendations 6 and 7

The Energy Security Board (ESB) was tasked at the August 2018 Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Energy Council meeting with providing advice to the Counci

21 Sep 2018
Energy Security Board Converting the ISP into action

The Energy Security Board (ESB) has published a paper that sets out an overview of the processes and next steps until late 2018, when the ESB will report back to

20 Sep 2018
National Principles for Managing Rehabilitation Financial Risks

On 10 August 2018 , the COAG Energy Council, following consideration of financial obligations for mine site rehabilitation, endorsed a set of National Principles

18 Sep 2018
ACCC Retail Electricity Pricing Inquiry report Bulletin

At its 18th meeting on 10 August 2018, the COAG Energy Council commenced consideration of the recommendations of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commissi

17 Aug 2018
Hydrogen for Australia's Future

The Hydrogen Strategy Group has released its briefing paper to COAG Energy Council Ministers on Hydrogen for Australia's Future.

16 Aug 2018
Gas Market Reform Bulletin No.3

On 10 August 2018, the COAG Energy Council endorsed  the Senior Committee of Officials recommendations regarding the Australian Energy Market Commission's review

15 Aug 2018
Consultation on National Energy Guarantee Legislative Amendments

The COAG Energy Council consulted on an exposure draft of the proposed changes to the National Electricity Law that would implement the National Energy Guarantee

10 Aug 2018
18th Energy Council Ministerial Meeting

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

Outcomes from the meeting can be found in the Communique below.

10 Aug 2018
Gas Supply Strategy

On 10 August 2018, Ministers accepted the recommendations of the Evaluation Review of the Gas Supply Strategy.