Victorian gas plant delays deepen fears of summer blackouts

Source: The Age | December 3, 2019

3rd December 2019 Victoria’s largest gas power generator won’t be back online until the end of December, escalating concerns about a heightened risk of blackouts in the state this summer. …
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Other states should follow NSW demand reduction scheme with PERCs and DREDs

Source: Renew Economy | December 2, 2019

2nd December 2019 The NSW government announced last week that it will introduce a demand reduction scheme. It will extend and expand the NSW ESS and complement it with a …
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Schott says “two-sided” market turning energy sector on its head

Source: Renew Economy | November 28, 2019

28th November 2019 Australia’s energy regulators say demand response and distributed energy will play a critical and equal role in the new “two-sided” energy market, which they now concede will …
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South Australia household batteries keeps lights on in Queensland after coal unit fails

Source: Renew Economy | November 18, 2019

18th November 2019 The South Australia government and the Australian Energy Market Operator have hailed the success of the state’s solar and battery virtual power plant, after it came to …
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Shell to enter Australian electricity market as ERM shareholders agree to sell

Source: Renew Economy | November 8, 2019

8th November 2019 Global energy giant Shell is set to emerge as a new player in the Australian electricity market after shareholders in energy company ERM Power overwhelmingly approved a …
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