Energy Sector Group (ESG)

Sector overview
  • The energy sector sustains society and the economy through the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity and the production and delivery of natural gas and liquid fuels
  • A sub-group of the Energy Sector Group is the Oil and Gas Security Forum (OGSF).
Key Stakeholders
  • Owners and operators of energy critical infrastructure
  • Producers and distributors of electricity, gas and liquid fuel products
  • Government regulators and Australian Government
  • Energy markets and the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO)
Key Assets and Infrastructure
  • Electricity: generation, transmission and distribution systems
  • Gas: production, processing, transmission and distribution systems
  • Liquid fuels: production and importation facilities, storage and distribution systems and fuel refineries

The Energy Sector Group receives secretariat support from the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources.