Installed Renewable Energy Capacity
Key Players
  • Department of Environment and Energy
  • Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)
  • Australian Energy Resources Assessment (AERA)
  • Australian PV Institute (APVI)
  • Australian Renewable Energy Mapping Infrastructure
  • Clean Energy Regulator
  • National Electricity Rules
  • Australian Energy Market Operator – Solar Energy Forecasting System
  • Reserve Bank of Australia
  • Renewable Energy Target (RET) scheme
  • National Energy Productivity Plan
  • Energy and Electricity Statistics
  • Renewables interactive map and database
  • Solar PV maps and tools
  • AEMO Data
  • Analysis of Rooftop Solar Potential on Australian Residential Buildings
  • GenCost2018: Updated projections of electricity generation technology costs
Graphs have been developed using HIGHCHARTS software under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 License
Key Economic Indicators
  • GDP (current)
    USD 1323.42 Billion
    in 2017
  • GDP growth rate (current)
    1.96%
    in 2017
  • WB Ease of doing business rank
    18
    in 2018
  • Foreign direct investment
    USD 42579.72 Million
    in 2017
  • Lending interest rate to private sector
    5.24%
    in 2017
  • Domestic Credit to Private Sector
    NA
    in 2017
Key Energy Indicators
  • Electric power consumption per capita
    10071.4 kWh
    in 2014
  • Share of electricity from RE in grid
    13.64%
    in 2015
Sovereign Credit Rating
  • Standard & Poor's
    AAA
  • Moody's
    Aaa
  • Fitch
    AAA
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