Electricity network operators offer relief plan for businesses effected by Covid-19

April 2, 2020

Network operators are offering to discount bills for small and medium businesses impacted by the crisis COVID-19 pandemic. This will provide some much-needed help for small businesses such as cafes …
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AEMO – COVID-19 Pandemic Response Plan

Source: AEMO | March 26, 2020

26th March 2020 The Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) has enacted their Pandemic Response Plan in the wake of the COVID-19 spread throughout Australia, to ensure that the energy systems …
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Victoria to allow conventional onshore gas exploration, but bans fracking.

March 18, 2020

The Andrews Government will enable conventional drilling for gas reserves from July 2021. Premier Daniel Andrews said the new gas supplies would be reserved for Victorian households and businesses first …
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Exxon, BHP pledge new gas by ‘early 2021’ as supply crisis looms

Source: The Age | March 6, 2020

New gas could enter the east-coast market by early 2021, as a joint venture of global energy giant ExxonMobil and miner BHP will work on a large undeveloped gas reserves …
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Tasmania sets world-leading target of 200 per cent renewables by 2040

Source: Renew Economy | March 5, 2020

The Tasmanian state government has announced an ambitious target of 200 per cent renewable energy by 2040. Looking past its 100 per cent by 2022 target, Premier Peter Gutwein stated …
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