Elliot is one of Australia’s leading experts on sustainable transport and oil vulnerability. He has worked both internationally and around Australia on a variety of transport issues, with a special interest in energy and infrastructure planning.
He has advised the Prime Minister’s Office on petrol prices and acted as Expert Witness on Canberra’s Senate Inquiry into Australia’s Fuel Supply and Alternatives.
In 2009, Elliot produced Australia’s first Peak Oil Contingency Plan, commissioned by a local council.
He has written numerous articles for The Age, the Herald Sun and industry journals on transport, energy and sustainability as well as regular appearances on Channel Seven’s Sunrise program.
Elliot is currently the Director of the Institute for Sensible Transport.