Submissions

October 10, 2014

AAC Submission on the Proposed Variation to the Ambient Air Quality NEPM

In setting PM standards it is particularly important to take into account the variable level of natural background particulate matter...
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July 10, 2014

AAC Comments on the Ozone and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Act Review

The Council discusses the work done by the Australian aluminium industry in ensuring the dramatic decrease of emissions of perfluorocarbons...
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June 28, 2014

AAC Response to the Minamata Ratification (Mercury Emissions)

The Council comments on the effects on the bauxite, alumina and aluminium industry of the agreements of the Minamata Convention...
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June 20, 2014

AAC Submission on the Bill to Repeal the EEO Program

The Council supports the bill to repeal the EEO program, explaining that it had been an unnecessary increase in red...
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June 5, 2014

AAC Submission on the Coastal Shipping Options Paper

This submission outlines the Council's preference for a repeal of the Coastal Trading Act and highlights the importance of ensuring...
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May 16, 2014

AAC Submission on the RET Review 2014

In this submission, the Council puts forward the view that the RET had not reduced greenhouse emissions and had disproportionately...
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February 21, 2014

AAC Submission on the Emissions Reduction Fund Green Paper

The AAC responds to the Emissions Reduction Fund Green Paper.
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February 14, 2014

AAC Submission to the Energy White Paper – Issues Paper

This submission discusses the challenges and issues facing Australian Aluminium Council members in Australian energy markets.
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February 12, 2014

AAC Submission to the East Australian Gas Market Study

The AAC discusses issues with the current Australian domestic gas market.
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November 4, 2013

AAC Submission on Carbon Price Repeal

The submission comments on the Repeal of the Carbon Tax Consultation Paper and expresses the importance of attempting to have...
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September 14, 2012

AAC Submission on the RET Review

In response to the release of the issues paper for the Climate Change Authority’s review of the Renewable Energy Target....
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October 28, 2011

AAC submission on the JCP Regulations

This letter contains a number of specific comments on the Draft Regulations. In addition, we have included an attachment that...
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September 22, 2011

AAC submission to Joint Select Committee on the Clean Energy Future legislation

The submission is specific to the current stage of the policy development process. There are a number of significant elements...
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August 23, 2011

AAC submission on the exposure draft of the Clean Energy Bill 2011

The Australian Aluminium Council is primarily concerned with the risk around future permit allocations to emissions-intensive trade-exposed industry. The Australian...
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May 10, 2011

AAC submission on the proposed architecture and implementation arrangements for a carbon pricing mechanism

The Australian Aluminium Council is primarily concerned with the treatment of emissions-intensive, trade-exposed (EITE) industry and, acknowledging the Minister’s comments...
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