Victoria Energy Fact Sheet

/Victoria Energy Fact Sheet
Victoria Energy Fact Sheet 2019-01-14T17:05:19+11:00
Key Statistics & Information
Population (March 2018)

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2018, link

6,430,000
Gross State Product (2017-18)

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2018, link

AU$423.961 billion
Current Energy Mix (2015-16)

Source: Australian Energy Market Operator, 2018, link

Coal – 42%, Gas – 22%, Solar – 0.6%, Wind – 14%, Water – 21%, Biomass – 0.5%
Renewable Energy TargetSource: Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, link In June 2016, the Victorian Government committed to Victorian renewable energy generation targets of 25 per cent by 2020 and 40 per cent by 2025.
Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio MP, Member for Mill Park (Labor)
Shadow Minister for Resources and Energy The Hon Ryan Smith MP, Member for Warrandyte (Liberal)
Economic Snapshot
State Budget (Victorian Budget)

Source: Victorian State Government, 2018, link

$67.517 billion
Victorian royalties from minerals (Victorian Budget)

Source: Victorian State Government, 2018, link

$100 million
People employed in mining services

Source: Victorian State Government, 2018, link

120,000
Standing offer bill $1,597