Energy policies are some of the most contentious policies facing Australia. There are a number of clean energy options and alternatives to be considered and information is provided about these.

Fact & Issue Sheets

Energy issues in Australia

A radical revision of the country’s energy policies and programs is needed to help reduce Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions.

Clean energy alternatives

A range of clean energy sources is available in Australia and can be developed to replace current energy sources with high green house gas emissions.

Peak oil

Global reserves of oil are finite and Australia needs an economically rational and environmentally responsible approach to implementing petroleum fuel alternatives.

Study Guides

Recent releases


Hear Our Voice book cover Hear Our Voice Ken Coghill & Paula Wright

New reports

Book cover Are we progressing: Comprehensive monitoring and reporting in Australia Andrew Macintosh & Deb Wilkinson

New Essays

HRFA-cover Human Rights For and Against Spencer Zifcak & Alison King

Aus-Economy The Australian Economy Ian McAuley

GPoverty-img Global poverty Michelle Sowey

For the launch of the new web site:

Democracy in Australia

Full revisions completed.

Fact and Issue Sheets

Revisions to nearly all sheets completed.

School resources

Full revisions completed.