Our company

We’re helping to shape a sustainable energy future for Australia.

Proudly Australian, with more than 180 years’ experience, we operate the country’s largest electricity generation portfolio, are its largest private investor in renewable energy, and provide 4.5 million electricity, gas, and telecommunications services to our residential, small and large business, and wholesale customers.

As one of Australia’s biggest energy providers, we believe we can make the biggest change.

As an essential service provider, we take our position in your home and business seriously and that's why we're committed to supporting our customers and the communities we operate in. We’re here for you when times are tough, through our hardship and affordability programs. We’re proud supporters of our charity partners and we reinvest in the communities where we operate.

Our power generation portfolio is diverse. It includes base, peaking and intermediate generation plants spread across traditional thermal generation, natural gas and storage, as well as renewable energy sources; from hydro to wind and solar.

Proudly Australian since 1837

For over 180 years, AGL Energy has been at the forefront of energy innovation in Australia.

From lighting the first gas street lamp in Sydney in 1841 to helping shape a sustainable energy future for Australia, we have a track record of leading change.

Today, with an eye on the future, we’re focused on embracing innovation and technology to foster new and sustainable energy solutions for our customers.

If you want to learn more about our current business goals take a look at our strategy.

AGL corporate governance

AGL is committed to ensuring that its corporate governance framework, policies and practices reflect a high standard of corporate governance. The AGL Board believes that best practice corporate governance standards support sustainable performance by AGL over time.

Corporate Governance Statement

Our Purpose

At AGL we have a passionate belief in progress – technological and human – and a relentless determination to make things better for you, our communities, the Australian economy, and our planet.

Like you, we believe that the world is going through extraordinary challenges. We don’t shy away from the tough questions, we consider the answers carefully, and we take action to shape a better future for all.

We’ve constantly evolved over 180 years. Today we bring all that know-how to transform how Australians produce, share and consume energy. We’re investing in new ideas, partnerships and infrastructure – renewing and expanding our portfolio of sources and products to make them more sustainable, reliable, affordable and useful.

We’ll continue to innovate in energy and other essential services to enhance the way Australians live, and to help preserve the world around us for future generations.

Our Values

  • Physical and psychological safety first
  • Responsible and sustainable in all our actions
  • Always considering our environment
  • Putting yourself in other people’s shoes
  • Doing the right thing
  • Being open and accountable
  • Having courageous conversations
  • Keeping our promise
  • Breaking down silos
  • Being respectful and inclusive of all
  • Seeking out diverse perspectives
  • Building collaborative partnerships
  • Going the extra mile for our customers
  • Constantly looking to improve
  • Staying resilient when setbacks happen
  • Making excellence part of every day
  • Having courage to explore new possibilities
  • Embracing opportunities to grow
  • Approaching challenges with a can-do attitude
  • Keeping the future in focus