Energy Ministers' Summit by the Smart Energy Council

Energy Ministers' Summit Online Event

12:00pm Wednesday, 5 August 2020
2:00pm Wednesday, 5 August 2020
Online Event
Video or Audio
Zoom Webinar, Australian Capital Territory 2607


The Energy Ministers' Summit by the Smart Energy Council will bring together energy ministers from WA, SA, Victoria, Tasmania, Queensland, NSW and the ACT for an update on policies and programs being implemented by their governments to revitalise and decarbonise their economies - at the same time, creating jobs, building new industries and helping regional communities.

The inside tip: Hopefully there will be an announcement or two!


12:00 - 2:00 PM (AEST)

Energy Ministers' Summit

Join us from 12pm on Wednesday 5 August to hear from 7 State and Territory Energy Ministers at the Smart Energy Council's 'Energy Minister's Summit'.

Hear from:

- The Hon Anthony Lynham, Queensland Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy

- The Hon Bill Johnston, WA Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Energy; Industrial Relations

- The Hon Dan van Holst Pellakaan, SA Minister for Energy and Mining

- The Hon Guy Barnett, Tasmanian Minister for Energy

- The Hon Lily D’Ambrosio, Victorian Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change

- The Hon Matt Kean, NSW Minister for Energy and Environment

- The Hon Shane Rattenbury, ACT Minister for Climate Change and Sustainability



12:00 - 12:05 PMWelcome and introductions comments, John Grimes
12:05 - 12:15 PMMinister Dan van Holst Pellakaan, South Australia
12:15 - 12:25 PMDiscussion with Dan van Holst Pellekaan
12:25 - 12:35 PMMinister Lily D'Ambrosio, Victoria
12:35 - 12:45 PMMinister Bill Johnston, Western Australia
12:45 - 12:55 PMMinister Shane Rattenbury, ACT
12:55 - 1:05 PMDr Anthony Lynham, Queensland
1:05 - 1:15 PMMinister Guy Barnett, Tasmania
1:15 - 1:50 PM

Energy Ministers’ discussion
facilitated by John Grimes & Wayne Smith, Smart Energy Council

1:50 - 2:00 PMMatt Kean, NSW (video presentation) 
2:00 PMClosing remarks, John Grimes

Chaired by John Grimes, CEO, Smart Energy Council



This summit will be delivered on the Zoom platform.

To register and to access summit materials you need to provide your name, organisation, job title and email address.

This is a FREE event and your details will be used by the Smart Energy Council to improve future events. Click here to view our Privacy Policy.


Anyone interested in Australia’s energy and climate future.

Join in with your colleagues and friends. The event is free and accessible to anyone with an internet connection.


Back to top

Contact Information

Wayne Smith, Government Relations Manager

Additional Information

This is a FREE online summit

Can't attend?

Please register and we will send you access to the recording after the event.


By registering for this FREE online summit you consent to receiving future marketing communications from the Smart Energy Council. For more information on our data collection and privacy policies, please click here.