Bradwell said a high Australian dollar has seen net imports increase and local manufacturing become less competitive. "This is why the first agenda item for team meetings is: What do we do well and what can we do to improve?" Read more
Data61's robotics infrastructure is open for industry use and collaborative projects.
Suppliers expect a significant reduction in registration fees under the new structure.
Research shows that insufficient ceiling insulation is by far the biggest issue in most Australian homes.
As well as referring to the HFC phasedown, the Climate Solutions Package includes an information program to inform owners of RAC equipment of the benefits of regular maintenance.
The funds will be rolled out over 10 years and includes energy efficiency initiatives for the refrigeration sector.
The role of the RAC Industry Advisory Committee will be to provide industry-specific expert advice to the Department of the Environment and Energy.
Phase two of the public consultation process will close on March 1 with the next TAC meeting scheduled for March 13, 2019.
New and improved acceptable construction practices (ACPs) are included along with improved ACPs for roof and wall cladding.
The office of the Building Commissioner would also conduct regular audits.
Ministers were also updated on work to develop an Australian standard for permanent labelling of Aluminium Composite Panels (ACPs).
Every time Australians buy an apartment they are playing Russian roulette when it comes to compliance, even if that apartment is brand new, the FPA said.
The annular combustor design and dual-shaft configuration will enable the unit to deliver a best-in-class black-start capability while still operating on 100% hydrogen.
Savings could be achieved through simple measures such as improved air tightness, double glazed windows, increased insulation, outdoor shading, more efficient air conditioners, hot water systems and lighting.
The project is underpinned by a 14.5 hectare solar energy farm with a one megawatt central battery and integrates rooftop solar panels and smaller batteries across the campus.