#Untappedpotential

#Untappedpotential showcases the facts about the uranium industry and the benefits it can provide to the Australian community including the creation of hundreds of jobs.

THE BENEFITS OF COMPANY TAX REFORM

Reducing Australia’s uncompetitive company tax rate would primarily benefit wage-earners and consumers, promote innovation and stimulate new foreign investment and economic growth. This is the principal finding of this report by one of the world’s most respected analysts of international corporate tax regimes.

Australian Mine Rehabilitation

While mining projects bring significant community benefits to regional areas during their operation, mining is finite in nature and just one of many possible uses for the land over time. Responsible environmental management over the entire life of the mining operation is essential for successful rehabilitation.

The Whole Story

The Whole Story demonstrates the scale of the mining industry's investment across health and safety, environmental management, innovation in low emissions technology, Indigenous economic development and the provision of local services.

Realising Australia’s Uranium potential

Our new uranium report provides an economic analysis of the uranium industry contribution to the Australian economy, as well as its potential in the years ahead under various assumptions and scenarios.

Coal. It’s an amazing thing.

Whichever way you look at it, this little black rock provides many benefits to our economy, wages, infrastructure and everyday lifestyle.

Coal - The hard facts.

Over the last decade, coal use has grown more strongly than any other energy source.

Iron Country: Unlocking the Pilbara

The vital importance of the iron ore industry to Australia’s modern prosperity is widely recognised. Less appreciated perhaps is the industry’s remarkable back-story.

Minerals Council of Australia

Representing Australia's exploration, mining and minerals processing industry

BAN ON UNCONVENTIONAL GAS WILL HURT HOUSEHOLDS AND INDUSTRY

The Victorian Government’s permanent ban on unconventional gas exploration and development will reduce the availability of gas for energy and industrial use across the country.

FURTHER INVESTMENT IN NEW COAL EMISSION REDUCTION PROJECTS

The announcement today by the Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Senator Matthew Canavan of more than $23 million into carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects highlights the work the coal industry is undertaking to reduce emissions.

COAL-FIRED ELECTRICITY MUST BE PART OF AUSTRALIA’S FUTURE ENERGY MIX

Today’s Australian Energy Market Operator’s (AEMO) 2016 Electricity Statement of Opportunities report expresses concern about the ongoing reliability of the national electricity market without coal-fired generation.

MINING IN THE NT: AN AGENDA FOR GROWTH

Today the Northern Territory Division of the Minerals Council of Australia is launching its Agenda for Growth document for the NT Mining Industry.  The document includes background on the industry and highlights the substantial economic benefits it has for all Territorians.