MARK DREYFUS MP

Member for Isaacs

Media Releases

Australia's Clean Energy Future Discussed In European Talks

18 April 2012

Australia’s move to a clean energy economy was discussed at the Major Economies Forum on Energy and Climate in Rome today, by federal Parliamentary Secretary for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency, Mark Dreyfus.

Low Pollution, Clean Energy Growth On Agenda For Japan Talks

14 April 2012

Economic growth in low pollution economies will be among the issues discussed when Parliamentary Secretary for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency, Mark Dreyfus, represents Australia in climate change talks with representatives from the U.S., Russia, China and ASEAN nations in Tokyo this weekend.

Support To Fast Track The Development Of Carbon Farming Methodologies

12 April 2012

The Federal Government today published draft funding guidelines for the development of carbon farming methodologies.

Cutting Landfill Pollution an Opportunity to Generate Income for Councils and Landfill Operators

11 April 2012

The Australian public should not be misled by a scare campaign about the impact of the carbon price on landfill sites.

Clean Energy Opportunities for Burwood Businesses

04 April 2012

Parliamentary Secretary for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency, Mark Dreyfus, and the Member for Reid, John Murphy, today visited the Burwood Chamber of Commerce to talk about new measures and opportunities under the federal Clean Energy Future package.

Clean Energy Future Opportunities for Local Government

04 April 2012

Parliamentary Secretary for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency, Mark Dreyfus, and Federal Member for Reid, John Murphy, today met with the Canada Bay Council in Sydney's inner west to discuss economic opportunities for local government generated by the carbon price and a shift to more efficient use of energy.

New Carbon Farming Handbook To Help Australia's Farmers Create Extra Revenue

29 March 2012

Farmers, landholders, waste operators and other clean energy businesses seeking to take part in the Gillard Government’s Carbon Farming Initiative (CFI) can now access information in a new handbook released today by the Parliamentary Secretary for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency Mark Dreyfus.

New Expert Panel For Carbon Farming

22 March 2012

The Australian Government has announced the appointment of a new expert panel to assess proposed methods for developing carbon credits under the Carbon Farming Initiative (CFI).

Business And Researchers The Big Winners From IP Reforms

20 March 2012

Australia’s intellectual property system will be strengthened with new laws passing through Parliament today.

Abbott Joins Hunt's Hysteria

02 March 2012

Tony Abbott’s proposal today for a Private Members Bill is nothing more than a political stunt.