Producers slam gas intervention

Source: The Australian Financial Review | June 20, 2019

20 June 2019 Shell, one of the major gas producers in Australia, is pushing back against commercial consumers, saying that Shell has “done everything [they] can” for the domestic market. …
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Victoria’s coal-fired power plants the least reliable in the country

Source: The Age | June 17, 2019

17 June 2019 Over half of Victoria’s electricity is supplied by brown coal-fired power plants, Loy Yang A and Yallourn, both of which have suffered more outages in the last …
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Batteries the winner, as 5-minute rule promises to end gas market gaming

Source: Renew Economy | June 14, 2019

14 June 2019 The days of gas power generators deliberately “gaming” Australia’s electricity market are numbered, an expert has warned, with the market rule maker set to introduce new spot …
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AGL Energy flags seven month outage at Victoria’s Loy Yang power plant

Source: The Sydney Morning Herald | June 11, 2019

11 June 2019 The extended outage of one unit at Loy Yang A, an AGL Energy-owned power station in the Latrobe Valley, has highlighted the state’s reliance on coal generation, …
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Energy users call on government to fix gas market

Source: Gas Today | April 26, 2019

24 Apr 2019 The government must make solving the gas crisis a priority before it’s too late, according to the Energy Users Association of Australia (EUAA). The EUAA, who represents many …
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