Kennedy, Emily

Emily Kennedy is Manager, Renewable Certificate Schemes in the Australian Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment, and Water. The team has policy responsibility for Australia’s Renewable Energy Target and the development of a renewables certification framework under Australia’s proposed Guarantee of Origin scheme and for economy-wide use. Emily has previously worked in a range of energy policy roles for the Australian Government, including in distributed energy integration and demand management, network regulation, critical infrastructure protection, renewable energy technology development and deployment, and energy efficiency. Emily has bachelor’s degrees in economics and public policy and management and a master’s degree in energy studies.