The department helps industry to become more efficient, competitive and innovative. We provide a range of funding, support and consultation.
Whole of industry support
Clean Energy Future
Clean Energy Future is a long term plan to reshape the economy and cut carbon pollution includes a range of programs to help industries, including:
- Jobs and Competitiveness Program
Supports local jobs and production, and encourage industry to invest in cleaner technologies.
- Clean Technology Investment Program
Provides grants to manufacturers to support investments in energy-efficient capital equipment and low-pollution technologies, processes and products.
- Clean Technology Innovation Program
Provides grants to support business investment in R&D, proof of concept and early stage commercialisation activities that lead to the development of new clean technologies.
Industry Innovation Councils engage with stakeholders and build networks to champion innovation in industry and provide strategic advice to the Minister.