Inquiry into Mandatory Ethanol and Biofuels Targets in Victoria

Government Response

The Government response to the Inquiry was tabled in Parliament on 6 August 2008.

Media Release

 

The media release for the Inquiry can be downloaded in pdf format below.

Public Hearings

Public hearings have now ceased for the Inquiry into Mandatory Ethanol and Biofuels Targets in Victoria. Transcripts of proceedings from public hearings are available below.

Public Hearing, Tuesday 31 July 2007, Room G1, 55 St Andrews Place, Melbourne.

Witness

Organisation

Transcript
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Mr Chris Midgley, General Manager, Supply and Marine

Shell Australia

Mr John Lincoln

Mr John Mikolajunas

Mr Kevin Black

OES CNG Ltd

Mr David Cummings, Manager, Corporate Affairs and Public Relations

RACV

Mr John Honan, Managing Director
Mr Martyn Evans, Consultant

Manildra Group

Mr Kevin Roberts, Vice President

Mr Kenton Shaw, General Manager Pork Production

Australian Lot Feeders' Association
QAF Meat Industries

Mr Paul Martin Grown Fuel
Mr Danny Goldman, Managing Director

Mr David Vinson, Technical Director
Axiom Energy Ltd

Public Hearing, Monday 6 August 2007, Room G1, 55 St Andrews Place, Melbourne.

Witness

Organisation

Transcript

Mr Ron Bowden, Chief Executive Officer

Service Station Association of Australia

Mr Doug Munro, Senior Consultant

Synergetics

Mr Keith Seyer, Director, Technical and Regulatory

Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries

Dr Tom Beer, Leader, Alternative Transport Fuels Stream, Energy Transformed Flagship

Mr Peter Campbell, Team Member

CSIRO

Public Hearing, Monday 20 August 2007, Room G3, 55 St Andrews Place, Melbourne.

Witness

Organisation

Transcript

Mr Simon Ramsay, President

Mr Graeme Ford, Executive Manager, Policy

Victorian Farmers' Federation

Mr Wayne Turner, Chief Executive Officer, Agri Energy/Australian Biofuels Ltd

Mr Peter Anderton, Chief Executive Officer, Agri Energy

Mr Adrian Lumb, General Manager, Marketing and Corporate Services

Mr Stewart Rendell, Feedstock and Agriculture

Australian Biofuels Limited

Mr Martin Jones, Manager Government Relations

CSR Ethanol

Mr Reno Beltrame, Technical Manager

Mr Mile Soda, Managing Director

Smorgon Fuels Ltd

Monday 27 August 2007, 10.20 am- 4.20 pm, Room G1, 55 St Andrews Place, Melbourne.

Witness

Organisation

Transcript
Mr Marc Middleton, Marketing Manager Ozmotech Ltd

Mr Leigh Watkins, Senior Manager, Strategic Solutions

Bendigo Bank

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Mr Frank Russel, Head Biofuels

BP Australia

Professor Michael Brear, Senior Lecturer, Dept of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering

Mr Tony Kitchener

University of Melbourne



Cash Engineering

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Ms Paula Arcari

ICLEI Oceania

Mr Ernie Tamburrini, Director, Powertrain Engineering

Mr Parveen Batish, Director

GM Holden


SAAB Australia and New Zealand

Professor German Spangenberg Department of Primary Industries
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Final Report


The Economic Development and Infrastructure Committee tabled the final report for the Inquiry on 6 February 2008. The final report can be downloaded in pdf format below (1.2 MB). The Government Response to the Inquiry was tabled on 6 August 2008 and can be seen below.

Submissions

Section 28(8) of the Parliamentary Committees Act 2003 provides for any person to make a written submission to the Committee.

The Committee advertised the call for submissions in major newspapers during June 2007. Submissions closed on Friday 3 August 2007. The Committee has now ceased receiving evidence for this Inquiry. The final report for the Inquiry can be found here.

Submission Organisation

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Mr Ken Barker

2
Starfish Ventures Pty Ltd

3
Countryenergy

4
Midfield Meats

5
Iveco Trucks Australia Limited

6
Service Station Association Ltd

7
Scania Australia

8
Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited

9
Mr John McHardy

10
Grown Fuel and Wimmera Biodiesel

11
CSR Limited

12
Bus Association Victoria

13
ENERGEX Limited

14
Hobsons Bay City Council

15
Caterpillar Inc

16
Eco2Sys Australia

17
Shell Company of Australia Ltd

18
University of Sydney

19
Earth Rescue Incorporated

20
Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries

21
SMARTimbers Cooperative

22
Melbourne Water

23
Stock Feed Manufacturers' Council of Australia

24
Axiom Energy Ltd

25
Manildra Group

26
Australian Biofuels Pty Ltd

27
Automotive Alternative Fuels Registration Board

28
Flour Millers Council of Australia

29
National Centre for Sustainability

30
Smorgon Fuels Pty Ltd

31
TRUenergy

32
CSIRO

33
Victorian Farmers' Federation

34
Synergetics

35
ExxonMobil Australia

36
ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability - Oceania

37
ANL Container Line

38
Renewable Oil Corporation

39
Australian Medical Association (Victoria) Ltd

40
City of Greater Geelong

41
Shedden Uhde ( Australia ) Pty

42
Nissan Motor Co. ( Australia ) Pty Ltd

43
Australian Biodiesel Group Ltd

44
Biofuels Association of Australia

45
Australian Renewable Fuels Ltd

46
TfA Project Group

47
Australian Lots Feeders Association

48
Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability

49
Biodiesel Producers Ltd

50
MEO Australia Ltd

51
CMEIG (Vic)

52
Swan Hill Rural City Council

53
OES CNG

54
Victorian Automobile Chamber of Commerce

55
Australian Pork Limited

56
Mr Nick Pastalatzis

57
Environmental Farmers Network

58
Victorian Catchment Management Council

59
Public Transport Users Association (Incorporated)

60
Royal Automobile Club of Victoria (RACV)

61
Sustainability Victoria

62
Ozmotech Pty Ltd

63
BP Australia

64
GM Holden

65
Victorian Government

 

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