Off-line generators create supply deficit in QLD

January 11, 2013

In October 2012 the QLD state-owned corporation Stanwell Corporation advised that it would be scaling back generation in the Tarong Power Station due to falling wholesale electricity prices. It seems …
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Heatwave continues to affect NEM

January 10, 2013

As high temperatures continue across Australia the affect it is having on energy demand and pricing is becoming apparent. The close of 2012 saw the hottest average temperatures on record …
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Electricity consumption down in 2012

January 8, 2013

The conclusion of 2012 has see electricity consumption in the NEM continue its downward trend. The Climate Spectator has reported that the trend began in 2008 and continues until the current time. …
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SA to build biggest Wind Farm in Australia

January 8, 2013

With 199 installed turbines and 600MW of capacity, the $1.3 billion Ceres Wind Farm being developed by REpower may become Australia’s largest. The project in currently in the application stage …
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