Introducing the BCSE
The Australian Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE) represents the interests of the renewables energy, cogeneration, gas-fired generation, waste-to-energy and energy efficiency industry. It has more than 250 organisations as members. It recently formed through the merger of the Australian EcoGeneration Association and the Sustainable Energy Industry Association.
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Blackouts and emissions are linked
Analysis of last week’s soaring electricity demand and the latest data on greenhouse gas emissions confirms the risk of blackouts will increase…read the full article here.
Growing Regional Australia
Renewable energy is growing regional Australia. Recent analysis by the BCSE reveals a staggering 93 per cent of renewable energy generation capacity is located in regional Australia.
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Cleaning up emissions – critical and achievable
Clean Energy Future Study
A groundbreaking study demonstrating it is possible to achieve a 50 per cent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from Australia’s stationary energy sector by 2040.
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Renewable Energy Action Agenda Implementation Report
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Position Vacant: Industry Development Officer
The BCSE are in the process of recruiting an Industry Development Officer. If you are interested in applying please refer to the attached job advertisement and email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Advertisement – Industry Development Officer
MRET Report: Analysis reveals fatal flaws
Monday 19th January
The Australian Business Council for Sustainable Energy today said the MRET Review Panel Report released late last Friday contained a number of flawed assumptions about the renewable energy market in Australia. These had formed the basis of recommendations to the Government on the target and, if accepted, would undermine the future development of the Australian industry.
MRET Panel gets it wrong – will the Government get it right?
Friday 16th January
The Australian Business Council for Sustainable Energy commented on the release today of the long awaited MRET Review Panel Report to Government into the future of the Mandatory Renewable Energy Target.
BCSE discusses importance of MRET
In the lead up to the long awaited independent Review Panel Report on the future of MRET the BCSE has prepared a number of position statements explaining the importance of strengthening MRET.
Explaining 2% MRET vs real 2%
The importance of increasing the Target
The importance of extending the MRET Scheme
PV and deeming – explaining the issues
Energy Efficiency Policy Paper
At the recent Business of Energy Efficiency Conference, the BCSE released a discussion paper on energy efficiency policy, “Driving Energy Efficiency”. The paper considers opportunities and potential of energy efficiency and outlines a number of policy initiatives.
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Carbon Market Series – Sustainable Energy
For location and dates, please click here.
BCSE National Conference – Sustainable Energy
Being held this year as part of Enviro
Sydney Convention Centre, 29-31 March
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Darwin, 6 – 8 August
World Energy Congress
Sydney, 4 – 10 September
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The magazine of the BCSE
Latest issue August/September
Inside: Assessment of projects under development and evaluation, cogeneration, connection guide for embedded generators, why supporting solar water heaters is costs effective, profiles on CSIRO Energy Centre and Bulman Solar Power Station and much more.
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