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Inquiry into Australia's transition to a green energy superpower
In our 2021 Export Powerhouse report we identify a $333 billion green export opportunity by 2050 (almost triple the value of 2019 fossil fuel exports). To achieve this, we need a rapid roll out of renewable energy generation, supported by an effective grid and sharp focus on reindustrialising the nation using Renewable Energy Industrial Precincts (REIPs) as a core model. We welcome this consultation and in particular recommend the Government:
Climate Change Authority - Economic Modelling
Australia's current emission reduction commitment for 2030 requires an upward revision in order to play its part in reaching this goal and as such this should be included as a key scenario.
Budget 2023: Australia steps up. To keep pace we need a giant leap forward
Australia can "power the world" with renewable energy and clean technology, but only if we raise our ambition towards becoming an export powerhouse.
Further resources for Australia’s decarbonisation pathway
National Supergrid is a five-year grid investment program - the foundation of Australia's renewable energy future.
How Australia can grow green exports worth $333 billion a year, almost triple the value of current fossil fuel exports.