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Recent Policy Submissions

Summary of submissions on key areas of government policy

Engagement on Renewable Energy Zones is not social license | 24 June 2024 

In its submission to Powerlink’s consultations on Renewable Energy Zones (REZs), the Australian Sugar Milling Council has cautioned Powerlink and the Queensland Government that community engagement is a necessary but not sufficient exercise in securing the renewables sector’s social license. With concerns around maintaining land under cane, greater respect for what constitutes good...
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Trade and investment a sugar success story

The Queensland regional economy and the Australian raw sugar industry have been major beneficiaries of more than $7 billion worth of investment over the past 15 years. Giving evidence at the virtual Joint Standing Committee on Trade and Investment Growth (14 July), the Australian Sugar Milling Council (ASMC) explained the importance of exports to the sugar milling sector, which account for mor...
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