Tony Wood - Grattan Institute

Staff Profile

Tony has been Director of the Energy Program since 2011 after 14 years working at Origin Energy in senior executive roles.

From 2009 to 2014 he was also Program Director of Clean Energy Projects at the Clinton Foundation, advising governments in the Asia-Pacific region on effective deployment of large-scale, low-emission energy technologies. In 2008, he was seconded to provide an industry perspective to the first Garnaut climate change review.

In January 2018, Tony was awarded a Member of the Order of Australia in recognition of his significant service to conservation and the environment, particularly in the areas of energy policy, climate change and sustainability. In October 2019, Tony was elected as a Fellow to the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering.

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Seeking a pragmatic way to keep the lights on

Done well, the proposed electricity market ‘capacity mechanism’ would be a valuable next step on Australia’s long road to net zero.

20.06.2022 News

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