Minerals Council of Australia

Representing Australia's exploration, mining and minerals processing industry

WTO BREAKTHROUGH ON TRADE FACILITATION AGREEMENT

The Minerals Council of Australia welcomes the entry into force of the World Trade Organisation’s Trade Facilitation Agreement as a significant milestone for the multilateral trading system.

GOVERNMENT TAKES BALANCED VIEW WITH LOW EMISSIONS STRATEGY

The Australian coal industry supports the government’s sensible policy which recognises the role of our high quality coal in helping to curb emissions.

NEW REPORT BACKS CARBON CAPTURE AND STORAGE IN AUSTRALIA

An independent report commissioned by government, industry and research organisations has laid down a comprehensive plan for carbon capture and storage (CCS) deployment in Australia.

LAUNCH OF NEW COAL ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN

The Australian coal industry has launched a new coal advertising campaign – Coal: Making the future possible – that highlights the important role coal will play in the world’s future energy mix while reducing emissions.

COAL FIRED GENERATION UNDERPINS ENERGY SECURITY

Last Friday on 10 February, NSW faced record temperatures for February across many parts of the state, placing considerable strain on energy demand as households, industry and public services dealt with the conditions.

VICTORIA GOES BACKWARDS AS POWER BILLS GO UP

News that the Victorian Opposition has been cowered by a political scare campaign against development of onshore gas resources in Victoria is as stunning as it is disappointing.