Wholesale Electricity prices to lowest in five years

July 23, 2020

Wholesale electricity prices traded at the lowest in five years as the coronavirus lockdown crimped energy demand, especially from businesses in NSW and Queensland. The latest quarterly report from the …
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Big companies to be paid to cut power usage – New AEMC Demand response rules

June 15, 2020

15/06/2020 Large companies, such as manufacturers and smelters, will be paid to cut their energy usage, as part of an overhaul of the National Electricity Market.While demand response has been …
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Energy demand impacted by the COVID-19 pandemics.

May 1, 2020

The current pandemic could help to create a perfect storm for the wholesale electricity market. There is a predicted lower demand due to mild weather, rooftop solar utilisation and people …
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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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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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