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Energy Prices: the RBA’s Surprise Tool for Controlling Inflation
Business
Tuesday August 22 2017

Energy Prices: the RBA’s Surprise Tool for Controlling Inflation

The minutes of the RBA meeting on 4 July have been interpreted by many commentators as evidence that the RBA is looking to increase interest rates...

WA Facing 15% Electricity Price Hike
Energy
Monday May 22 2017

WA Facing 15% Electricity Price Hike

West Australians are being told they might face an increase in electricity prices of 15 per cent over the next two years, but will be better...

Water and Power prices to Rise in WA
Energy
Thursday May 11 2017

Water and Power prices to Rise in WA

State Treasurer Ben Wyatt has warned Western Australians they face increases in fees and charges that will likely be exacerbated due to funding hits received in...

PM Focuses on Electricity Prices, Security
Energy
Thursday February 2 2017

PM Focuses on Electricity Prices, Security

Electricity prices and energy security will be defining issues in the political year ahead, Malcolm Turnbull predicts.

Renewable Energy Fact Check
Energy
Wednesday August 12 2015

Renewable Energy Fact Check

The Labour party’s recently announced “aspirational target” policy for 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030 has everyone abuzz.

Qld Electricity Prices to Fall
Energy
Friday May 1 2015

Qld Electricity Prices to Fall

The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) says Queensland households should save an average of $34 on electricity next year, provided proposed lower distribution charges are passed onto...

NSW Electricity Privatisation Can’t Increase Electricity Prices
Energy
Wednesday April 1 2015

NSW Electricity Privatisation Can’t Increase Electricity Prices

As this article is being written, the voters of NSW have gone to the polls to choose a new state government.

Carbon Tax Repeal Has Not Delivered on the Hype
Energy
Thursday January 29 2015

Carbon Tax Repeal Has Not Delivered on the Hype

Feel your power bill is still too high despite the carbon tax being axed?

AGL to cut Power Prices
Energy
Friday August 22 2014

AGL to cut Power Prices

Energy giant AGL will cut electricity prices by around nine per cent following the scrapping of the carbon tax.