Contracting electricity reserves to cover emergencies at the lowest cost

Source: Media Release - AEMC | February 8, 2019

Released 7 Feb 2019 The Australian Energy Market Commission today released a draft rule to boost the power system’s strategic reserve mechanism so it has the flexibility to effectively protect …
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Court rejects new Coal Mine in NSW

February 8, 2019

8 Feb 2019 In a landmark ruling, Chief Justice Brian Preston of the land and environment court dismissed an appeal by Gloucester Resources to overturn a NSW Government decision to …
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Senate hearings create a grim picture of the “big stick” policy

February 6, 2019

6 Feb 2019 The Senate committee currently examining the Government’s proposed new “big stick” bill that introduces processes to force companies to divest their energy assets if they step out …
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“Big stick” policy unwelcome and unlikely to go ahead

January 30, 2019

30 Jan 2019 AGL has come out against the Federal Government’s new laws that will give them the ability to “break up” power companies if they step out of line.  …
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RERT dispatched as heatwave continues

January 25, 2019

25 Jan 2019 The Australian Energy Market Operator has declared a Level 3 Lack of Reserve (LOR3) this afternoon in Victoria as the ongoing heatwave continues to reach record temperatures. …
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