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Moves afoot for the GEMS Regulator and E3 Program

28Jul

Moves afoot for the GEMS Regulator and E3 Program

Topic: E3 General

Post-election update

The GEMS Regulator, the Energy Rating Team and policy staff supporting the E3 Program are now part of the Australian Government’s new Department of the Environment and Energy.

The move has come about through the Machinery of Governmentchanges announced by the Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, following the outcome of the recent election. 

Appliance energy efficiency sits within the portfolio of the Hon Josh Frydenberg MP, who was sworn in as Minister for the Environment and Energy on 19 July 2016.  Minister Frydenberg was previously responsible for Energy, Resources and Northern Australia.