New South Wales Energy Fact Sheet

/New South Wales Energy Fact Sheet
New South Wales Energy Fact Sheet 2019-01-14T16:31:01+11:00
Key Statistics & Information
Population

 Source: NSW State Government, link

7.95 million
Gross State Product (2017-18)

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, link

AU$593,275 million
Current Energy Mix (as at November 2018) 

Source: AEMO, link

59% coal, 13% gas, 4% solar, 7% wind, 16% water, 1% biomass
Renewable Energy Target

Source: Guardian, link

Aspirational zero emissions by 2050
Minister for Resources, Energy and Utilities The Hon Don Harwin MLC (LP)
Shadow Minister for Industry, Resources and Energy The Hon Adam Searle MLC (ALP)
Economic Snapshot
State Budget (NSW Budget) $78.66 billion
NSW royalties from coal (NSW Budget)

Source: Newcastle Herald, link

$1.78 billion
People employed in mining (Coal Australia 2018)

Source: Coal Services, link

20,872
Standing offer bill $1,578