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The Institute 

  • provides an objective view of international and domestic developments that have an impact on energy policy
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  • provides a trusted channel for dialogue with governments
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  • liaises with inter-governmental, non-governmental and community organisations
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  • provides a voice for Australian business in international organisations, including counterpart bodies in other countries
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  • recognises the independent and key role of all energy industry organisations
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  • encourages Australian young professionals and youth to engage in energy matters
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  • contributes to the maintenance of an investment climate in which capital may be invested on secure and predictable terms.
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The Institute supports free market choices within a sound national and global policy framework.

 

The Energy Policy Institute does not cater for individual membership. It recommends that energy professionals consider joining the Australian Insitute of Energy (www.aie.org.au)

 

United States Energy Association

The Institute works closely with the US Energy Association and has reciprocal membership rights.  

For information on USEA activities please go to www.usea.org.

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Barry Worthington from the USEA speaking in Sydney - 21/02/2017

Left : Niels Marquardt, CEO of American Chamber of Commerce

Centre: Barry Worthington, Executive Director the United States Energy Association

Right: Robert Pritchard, Executive Director of the Energy Policy Institute of Australia

What's New

Policy Paper 3:18 "The Climate Driver: What the global clean energy goal means for nuclear energy and energy-dependent industries"

Author: Robert Pritchard, Executive Director, EPIA

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Submission to the Department of the Environment and Energy on its Public Consultation Paper:

“Underwriting New Generation Investments.” (October 2018)

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Policy Research Note: "The Likely Viability of Nuclear Power in Australia"

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A Preliminary Commentary on the Collapse of the National Energy Guarantee

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Report on EPIA's April event: "What Can Australia Expect from Nuclear Energy?"

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The Institute’s submission to the COAG Energy Council, August 2016.

Events

"Australia Facing Decarbonisation: Policies, Technologies, Timing and Costs"

This international briefing will provide an insight into Australia’s potential role in addressing global decarbonisation goals and may have a bearing on the future energy security of Australia. International keynotes will join Australian Panelists from the Renewables, Coal, Gas and Nuclear sectors for lively debate.

Location: Sydney

Date:  Friday 22 February 2019 - 2pm to 5.30pm followed by a reception to 7pm

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Policy Papers

Public Policy Papers: A compendium of Key Points (to December2018) 

Since May 2013 the Institute has published 21 Public Policy Papers.

pdfClick here to view the compendium of key points. 

Policy Paper 3:18 " The Climate Driver: What the global clean energy goal means for nuclear energy and energy-dependent industries

Author: Robert Pritchard, Executive Director, EPIA

pdfClick here to download the paper

Public Policy Papers : A Compendium of Key Points (Aug 2016)

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Since May 2013 the Institute has published twelve Public Policy Papers.

pdfClick here to view the compendium of key points.

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