Publications by Title

  • An Assessment of Key Costs and Benefits Associated with the Ethanol Production Grants Program
    Research report on the assessment of key costs and benefits associated with the Ethanol Production Grants programme.

    Publication Type: Research Report
    Theme: Energy, Resources
    Release Date: February 2014
  • Asia-Pacific Renewable Energy Assessment
    The Asia-Pacific Renewable Energy Assessment was prepared by the Bureau of Resources and Energy Economics (BREE) for the Australian Government Department of Industry for the Clean Energy Solutions Centre (CESC).

    Publication Type: Research Report
    Theme: Energy
    Release Date: July 2012
  • Australian Bulk Commodity Exports and Infrastructure
    Report on the Australian bulk commodity exports and infrastructure—outlook to 2025 and Promoting Australian prosperity.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Energy
    Release Date: July 2012
  • Australian Energy Projections to 2049–50
    ​This report presents latest set of long-term projections of Australian energy consumption, production and trade. The analysis covers the period from 2014-15 to 2049-50 and is prepared using the E4cast dynamic partial equilibrium model. It is intended that this information will support decision-making by industry, government and the broader community.

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    Theme: Energy
    Release Date: November 2014
  • Australian Energy Resource Assessment
    Publication Type: Research Report
    Theme: Energy
    Release Date: December 2014
  • Australian Energy Statistics
    The 2016 Australian Energy Statistics and Australian Energy Update are now available, containing the latest official statistics and analysis on Australian energy consumption, production and trade in 2014–15.

    Publication Type: Regular Report
    Theme: Energy
    Release Date: October 2016
  • Australian Energy Technology Assessments
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    Release Date: December 1899
  • Australian Gas Resource Assessment
    ​Report on the Australian Gas Resource Assessment.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Energy, Resources
    Release Date: August 2012
  • Australian Industry Report
    The annual Australian Industry Report provides an overview and analysis of the major economic factors affecting Australia. The 2016 edition explores competitiveness issues using original analysis and business and industry-level economic data.

    Publication Type: Annual Flagship
    Theme: Industry
    Release Date: February 2017
  • Australian Innovation System Report
    The 2016 Australian Innovation System Report presents new indicators that measure and analyse the impact of innovation, focusing on networks and framework conditions which form the essence of the innovation system. This year’s report provides both a historical record of the measures and comparisons across the OECD countries.

    Publication Type: Annual Flagship
    Theme: Innovation
    Release Date: November 2016
  • Australian Liquid Fuels Technology Assessment
    ​Report on Australian Liquid Fuels Technology Assessment.

    Publication Type: Research Report
    Theme: Energy
    Release Date: October 2014
  • Australian Petroleum Statistics
    ​This monthly publication collects national and state statistical information on sales of petroleum products, exports and imports of petroleum products and crude oil, production of crude oil and condensate, refinery input and output, and stocks of petroleum products.

    Publication Type: Regular Report
    Theme: Resources, Energy
    Release Date: November 2016
  • Beyond the NEM and the SWIS 2011–12 Regional and Remote Electricity in Australia
    This report identifies Australia’s total regional and off-grid electricity demand and supply. BREE, Geoscience Australia and the Australian Renewable Energy Agency provided technical advice as part of the project steering committee.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Resources, Energy
    Release Date: October 2013
  • BREE Discussion Paper series
    ​The goal of BREE Discussion Papers is to provide an opportunity for dialogue on key issues facing Australia’s resources and energy sectors.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Resources
    Release Date: March 2013
  • BREE Reviews
    Commentary on key commodities, macroeconomic overviews with useful data tables and charts.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Resources, Energy
    Release Date: September 2012
  • Choosing Appropriate Designs and Methods for Impact Evaluation
    Evaluating the impact of government programmes helps us to determine what works, what doesn’t work and why. In this paper, Professor Patricia Rogers and her co-authors from RMIT University and ARTD Consulting explore a range of methods for evaluating the impact of industry, innovation and science programmes.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Evaluation
    Release Date: December 2015
  • Coal in India
    The Coal in India report discusses the energy policies and regulatory settings that will influence the outlook for India’s coal use, production and trade.

    Publication Type: Research Report
    Theme: Resources, Energy
    Release Date: April 2015
  • Community Energy Efficiency Program Evaluation
    This report presents the findings and recommendations arising from an impact evaluation of the Community Energy Efficiency Program.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Evaluation
    Release Date: May 2017
  • Electricity Generation Major Projects
    The electricity generation major projects provides a snapshot of investment in the electricity generation sector, from projects that have been recently completed through to projects that are in early stages of development.

    Publication Type: Regular Report
    Theme: Energy
    Release Date: November 2015
  • End-Use Energy Intensity in Australia
    The End-use Energy Intensity in Australia report examines trends in Australia’s final energy consumption, energy intensity and factors underlying these trends (activity, structural and energy productivity changes) over the period 1980-81 to 2012-13.

    Publication Type: Research Report
    Theme: Energy
    Release Date: June 2015
  • Energy in Australia
    Energy in Australia 2015 provides the latest facts and figures on Australia’s energy sector, including energy resources, production, consumption, trade and prices, as well as international comparisons. It is a valuable source of information for decision-makers, investors, researchers and the community.

    Publication Type: Annual Flagship
    Theme: Energy, Resources
    Release Date: February 2016
  • Evaluation of Streamlining Australia's Anti-Dumping System
    The 2016 evaluation of the Australian Government’s Streamlining Australia's Anti-dumping System reforms focuses on access, consistency, timeliness, decision-making and compliance.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Evaluation
    Release Date: April 2017
  • Evaluation Strategy
    The Evaluation Strategy outlines the department’s approach to performance measurement and reporting, according to good evaluation practice.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Evaluation
    Release Date: June 2015
  • Gas market report
    ​This report contains analyses of issues relevant to the sector to provide insights into developments in global and Australian gas markets.

    Publication Type: Annual Flagship
    Theme: Energy, Resources
    Release Date: March 2016
  • Global production sharing and Australian manufacturing
    This collaborative research project with the Australian National University examines the patterns and determinants of global production sharing with an emphasis on how Australian manufacturing fits into global production networks. The results show that Australian manufacturing has a distinct competitive edge in specialised, skill-intensive tasks in several manufacturing sub-sectors.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Industry
    Release Date: October 2016
  • How Regional Universities Drive Regional Innovation
    Australia’s regional universities play an important role in regional innovation. By surveying the senior management of regional universities and other organisations in Australia and internationally, this study has assessed how regional universities drive innovation. It compiles a catalogue of strategies and mechanisms, employed by these organisations across thirteen focus areas.

    Publication Type: Research Report
    Theme: Innovation
    Release Date: January 2016
  • Industry Map
    The Industry Map is a companion product of the Australian Industry Report. This tool can help you unlock industry changes in your region. It contains the department’s first issue of experimental Gross Regional Product data as well as business counts, population estimates, labour force and industry employment data.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Industry
    Release Date: February 2017
  • Industry Monitor
    This dynamic online publication with semi-interactive data has been developed to provide high-level macroeconomic data and a general overview of Australian industry in the areas identified in the department’s strategic plan. Examining globally competitive industries, science and commercialisation, growing business investment and improving business capability and streamlining regulation it takes the complexity and connectivity of the Australian economy into consideration.

    Publication Type: Annual Flagship
    Theme: Industry
    Release Date: May 2016
  • Key factors affecting changes in China's demand for liquefied natural gas
    This report provides insights into effects of a range of policy scenarios on dynamics of China’s demand for LNG to year 2030. China’s economic and energy policies are key factors in its LNG demand. Simulations of three distinct policy directions and a composite policy scenario that could potentially affect China’s demand for LNG.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Energy
    Release Date: April 2016
  • Patent Box Policies
    This report reviews the literature on ‘patent box’ policies and discusses the likely impacts of adopting a patent box in Australia. A patent box is a policy tool that reduces the rate of corporation tax levied on the income generated from certain types of qualifying intellectual property (IP), particularly patents.

    Publication Type: Research Report
    Theme: Innovation
    Release Date: November 2015
  • Randomised Controlled Trials and Industry Programme Evaluations
    In this paper, Professor Paul Jensen (Melbourne Institute) investigates the potential use of randomised controlled trials (RCTs) and other experimental methods to evaluate the impact of departmental programmes. The report contributes to a series of work being undertaken to better understand the impact of the department’s work.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Evaluation
    Release Date: September 2015
  • Resources and Energy Major Projects
    Over the past six months four projects worth $1.2 billion received a positive Final Investment Decision amid an environment of low prices and cost cutting according to the Resource and Energy Major Projects October 2015.

    Publication Type: Regular Report
    Theme: Energy
    Release Date: November 2015
  • Resources and Energy Quarterly
    This quarterly report provides an overview of macroeconomic developments, global production and consumption of commodities, and the outlook for Australia’s resources and energy sector.

    Publication Type: Regular Report
    Theme: Energy, Resources
    Release Date: April 2017
  • Resources and Energy Statistics
    This quarterly publication covers the previous quarter, and year, and tables the prices, production, value and exports of key Australian energy and mineral commodities.

    Publication Type: Regular Report
    Theme: Energy, Resources
    Release Date: December 2014
  • Resources Energy and Tourism China Review
    ​The annual review discusses developments in China and the Australian-Chinese economic and trade relationship.

    Publication Type: Other
    Theme: Resources, Energy
    Release Date: June 2013
  • Review of the Socioeconomic Impacts of Coal Seam Gas in Queensland
    This review examines the unprecedented growth of the CSG industry in Queensland and its impact on the wellbeing of local communities.

    Publication Type: Research Report
    Theme: Resources, Energy
    Release Date: October 2015
  • Small Business Access to Medical Imaging Infrastructure
    Access to government-funded advanced scientific infrastructure is one way that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can jumpstart and extend their innovation activities. This paper identifies factors that limit SMEs in the biotech/biomedical sector from accessing national imaging facility research nodes.

    Publication Type: Research Report
    Theme: Industry, Innovation
    Release Date: December 2015
  • Westpac-Department of Industry Innovation and Science China Resources Quarterly
    This publication provides an analysis of the macroeconomic situation and commodity specific insights; consideration of developments in Chinese economy, with specific reference to its demand for resources; Chinese trade, production and industry data; and a discussion of key topics and issues of relevance to China.

    Publication Type: Regular Report
    Theme: Resources, Energy
    Release Date: November 2016
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