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Renewables + Resources Conference

Harnessing renewable energy to lower energy costs, reduce emissions and maximise efficiencies

4 March 2020 | Hyatt Regency Perth

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Australia has long been a mining, oil & gas powerhouse and is now emerging as a renewable energy technology leader. There are increasing opportunities and applications for renewable energy in resources, providing both opportunities for companies to reduce their operations carbon foot print whilst also lowering energy costs and improving their bottom line.

The Renewables + Resources Conference will be a landmark event for the resources & energy industry during this crucial time as we see an increasingly strong business case for adding renewable solutions to their energy mix which will drastically challenging the existing operations and models and open-up new opportunities.
The event is designed as a platform to bring together mining, oil & gas companies, the world’s leading technology and innovation experts, energy industry innovators and investors to discuss and explore the latest opportunities, challenges, innovative technologies and developments for reducing the resources industry’s reliance on costly fossil fuels.

Join us on the 4 March 2020 in Perth as we explore harnessing renewable energy to lower costs, reduce emissions and maximise efficiencies.

Some of the topics that will be covered include:

  • The role of renewable’s in mining & resources energy transition
  • How can the mining sector thrive in a new age of “sustainability”?
  • Case studies on current and proposed renewable projects and their transition to renewable energy- Mining, Mineral processing, Oil & gas
  • How are investors assessing mining, oil & gas companies in relation to their climate strategies and energy choices for operations?
  • Funding option and how the numbers stack up!
  • Hydrogen market developments and the likely impacts and opportunities for the resources sector
  • Future-proofing Australia’s resource exports in a decarbonizing world


Dr Ben McGarry

Global Service Leader - Future Energy, Aurecon

Patrick Hastwell

A/ VP Sustainable Development, Communication & External Affairs, ConocoPhillips Australia

Zoe von Batenburg

Business Development and Transactions, Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)

Don Hyma

Director Projects, Fortescue Metals Group

Michael Wood

Director - Sustainability, Deloitte

James Harman


Patrick Leung

Director, Investments (Resources & WA), Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility

Chris Campbell

General Manager – Western Australia, Alinta Energy

Nigel Brunel

Director, Institutional Commodities, OMF Markets

Robert Wilson

Head of Western Australia and Resources, Clean Energy Finance Corporation

Professor Gus Nathan

Director, Centre for Energy Technology, The University of Adelaide

Justin Brown

Managing Director, Element 25 Limited

Prof Ken Baldwin

Director, ANU Energy Change Institute and ANU Public Policy Fellow / Director, ANU Grand Challenge: Zero-Carbon Energy for the Asia-Pacific

Lachlan Shaw

Director, Head of Commodity Research, Markets, Corporate & Institutional Banking, National Australia Bank

when & where

04 Mar 2020

Hyatt Regency Perth
99 Adelaide Terrace, Perth WA 6000
+61 (08) 9225 1234

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Still have a question?

Alex Bennet
Conference Manager
+61 2 9080 4315

Megan Rogulski
Sponsorship Manager
+61 2 9080 4030

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