In this report, posted on the ABC News website on 9 June 2017, the ABC’s national science and technology reporter Jake Sturmer outlines the background to, and recommendations contained in, the Finkel Report: the major review of Australia's energy sector carried out by Australia’s chief scientist Alan Finkel. 

Dr Finkel presented the Final Report of the Review to the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Leaders’ meeting on 9 June 2017.

Click here to read a summary of the Chief Scientist’s plan for the future of the National Electricity Market.

Click here to download a copy of the full report.

AuthorRay Dennis