News Releases, 5 September 2018 Read

Manufacturing Australia: statement on ALP gas measures

Manufacturing Australia welcomes the announcement by the Federal ALP that it would, if elected, implement a range of measures intended to reduce gas prices for domestic customers.

Speeches & Opinion, 9 August 2018 Read

Energy guarantee vital for our manufacturing future

"When Australia's energy ministers meet tomorrow in Sydney, they should support the National Energy Guarantee," writes Ben Eade, Manufacturing Australia's Executive Director, in the Herald Sun. You can read the full piece here.  

News Releases, 6 August 2018 Read

Manufacturing Australia: statement on National Energy Guarantee

Manufacturing Australia strongly supports the draft final design of the National Energy Guarantee (NEG) and urges Federal, State and Territory Governments to seize the sensible middle ground by endorsing the policy when they meet on Friday.

News Releases, 13 July 2018 Read

Manufacturing Australia: statement on ACCC electricity blueprint

The ACCC’s final Retail Electricity Pricing Inquiry report offers practical recommendations to boost competition, encourage new entrants and de-risk long term power sector investments. It deserves clear-eyed consideration by State and Federal governments, energy producers and customers alike.

Speeches & Opinion, 9 May 2018 Read

Australia’s energy challenge: the customer perspective

Keynote speech delivered by James Fazzino (Chairman, Manufacturing Australia) to the Australian Energy Week Conference on The Importance of Putting the Customer at the Centre of the Energy Debate 

News Releases, 5 September 2018 Read

Manufacturing Australia: statement on ALP gas measures

Manufacturing Australia welcomes the announcement by the Federal ALP that it would, if elected, implement a range of measures intended to reduce gas prices for domestic customers.

News Releases, 6 August 2018 Read

Manufacturing Australia: statement on National Energy Guarantee

Manufacturing Australia strongly supports the draft final design of the National Energy Guarantee (NEG) and urges Federal, State and Territory Governments to seize the sensible middle ground by endorsing the policy when they meet on Friday.

News Releases, 13 July 2018 Read

Manufacturing Australia: statement on ACCC electricity blueprint

The ACCC’s final Retail Electricity Pricing Inquiry report offers practical recommendations to boost competition, encourage new entrants and de-risk long term power sector investments. It deserves clear-eyed consideration by State and Federal governments, energy producers and customers alike.

News Releases, 9 March 2018 Read

Manufacturing Australia: comments on US trade developments

This is not a time for Australia to be naïve: a trade war could significantly harm domestic industry and jobs.

News Releases, 17 October 2017 Read

Manufacturing Australia welcomes government’s new energy plan

Manufacturing Australia today welcomed the government’s new energy plan, saying it was right to focus on affordability and reliability alongside emissions reduction, and encouraging all parties to make a “clear eyed assessment” of the plan.


Speeches & Opinion, 9 August 2018 Read

Energy guarantee vital for our manufacturing future

"When Australia's energy ministers meet tomorrow in Sydney, they should support the National Energy Guarantee," writes Ben Eade, Manufacturing Australia's Executive Director, in the Herald Sun. You can read the full piece here.  

Speeches & Opinion, 9 May 2018 Read

Australia’s energy challenge: the customer perspective

Keynote speech delivered by James Fazzino (Chairman, Manufacturing Australia) to the Australian Energy Week Conference on The Importance of Putting the Customer at the Centre of the Energy Debate 

Speeches & Opinion, 21 February 2018 Read

2030 Plan’s R&D trigger point misses the target

This month’s “2030 Plan” from Innovation and Science Australia made many excellent recommendations about how Australia can seize a place among top-tier innovation nations.