Mark Dreyfus MP

Member for Isaacs
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(03) 9580 4651

Media Releases

Cyber attacks on Australian business more targeted and coordinated

17 February 2013

New national survey results from more than 250 major businesses shows cyber attacks are becoming increasingly targeted and coordinated, with one in five experiencing an electronic attack in the last year.

Solar Schools Lead the Way on Clean Energy Education

30 August 2012

New grants under the National Solar Schools Program have been announced today with nearly 60% of primary and secondary schools across Australia now having received more than $217 million to install renewable energy and boost energy efficiency on campus.

Carbon farming initiative opens for business

08 December 2011

The Minister for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency, Greg Combet, Parliamentary Secretary for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency, Mark Dreyfus QC and Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, Senator Joe Ludwig, welcomed today's launch of the Carbon Farming Initiative Administrator - providing exciting opportunities for farmers, landholders and landfill operators to participate in carbon markets.

Opposition 'concerns' with Carbon Farming Initiative a smokescreen to hide internal divisions

15 June 2011

It's time for Liberal MPs to show some backbone, stand up to the ill-informed stance of the Nationals and support legislation giving farmers and landholders access to carbon markets worth millions of dollars a year for regional and rural Australia.