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Scenario 1

Export + Domestic

Export + Domestic

Both Export and domestic use are high in this approach

Capital expenditure

By asset category

Renewable electricity
Hydrogen

By asset type

Renewables investment as % of ‘baseline’ construction activity

XX%
Engineering activity
XX%
All construction activity
Jobs created

By asset category

Jobs
Renewable electricity
Hydrogen

Renewable jobs, 2026-2050 (avg)

XXXX
Source: CSQ analysis of CSIRO (2022).
Occupation Jobs
Labourers XX%
Machine operators and drivers XX%
Technicians and trades workers XX%
Professionals XX%
Managers XX%

Renewables as % of ‘baseline’ construction employment

Skill profile
Occupation Jobs
Labourers XX% %
Machine operators and drivers XX% %
Technicians and trades workers XX% %
Professionals XX% %
Managers XX% %

Scenario 2

Export-led

Export-led

Refers to a high export approach, with domestic use at a low.

Capital expenditure

By asset category

Renewable electricity
Hydrogen

By asset type

Renewables investment as % of ‘baseline’ construction activity

XX%
Engineering activity
XX%
All construction activity
Jobs created

By asset category

Jobs
Renewable electricity
Hydrogen

Renewable jobs, 2026-2050 (avg)

XXXX
Source: CSQ analysis of CSIRO (2022).
Occupation Jobs
Labourers XX%
Machine operators and drivers XX%
Technicians and trades workers XX%
Professionals XX%
Managers XX%

Renewables as % of ‘baseline’ construction employment

Skill profile
Occupation Jobs
Labourers XX% %
Machine operators and drivers XX% %
Technicians and trades workers XX% %
Professionals XX% %
Managers XX% %

Scenario 3

Domestic-led

Domestic-led

Refers to a low export approach, with domestic use at a high.

Capital expenditure

By asset category

Renewable electricity
Hydrogen

By asset type

Renewables investment as % of ‘baseline’ construction activity

XX%
Engineering activity
XX%
All construction activity
Jobs created

By asset category

Jobs
Renewable electricity
Hydrogen

Renewable jobs, 2026-2050 (avg)

XXXX
Source: CSQ analysis of CSIRO (2022).
Occupation Jobs
Labourers XX%
Machine operators and drivers XX%
Technicians and trades workers XX%
Professionals XX%
Managers XX%

Renewables as % of ‘baseline’ construction employment

Skill profile
Occupation Jobs
Labourers XX% %
Machine operators and drivers XX% %
Technicians and trades workers XX% %
Professionals XX% %
Managers XX% %

Current renewables pipeline

Total project value

2.5 Billion

Jobs

50,000
Status Jobs Value
Underway XXX XXX
Committed XXX XXX
Planned XXX XXX
Possible XXX XXX
Total XXX XXX billion
Asset Type Jobs Value
Solar XXX XXX
Wind XXX XXX
Hydrogen XXX XXX
Hydroelectric XXX XXX
Manufacturing XXX XXX
Battery Storage XXX XXX
Transmission XXX XXX
Other XXX XXX
Total XXX XXX billion

Source: CSQ QREP database (2022). Last updated: December 2021