Labor says Qld spared from power price hikes

Story Published: 30 Apr 2015

LABOR claims Queenslanders will be spared from the massive electricity price hikes they experienced under the LNP.

Editors Picks, Electricity, Energy, Mark Bailey

Consumer watchdog investigates gas competition

Story Published: 15 Apr 2015

THE Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is investigating whether poor competition is driving up wholesale gas...

Accc, Energy, Gas

Labor and LNP finally agree on Renewable Energy Target

Story Published: 18 May 2015

FEDERAL Parliament will now view legislation after the Coalition and Labor parties finally reached an agreement on the...

Energy, Parliament, Politics, Renewable Energy Target

Lismore manufacturer's idea to turn rubbish into electricity

Story Published: 27 May 2015

WHEN most people think about new forms of power, they think solar and wind, not wood and paper rotting at the local tip.

Energy, Rubbish, Waste

Stanwell power station overhaul providing 500 jobs

Story Published: 3 Sep 2015

AN $11 million economic boost for Central Queensland is underway from a five-week overhaul of the Unit 1 generation unit at...

Energy, Stanwell Power Station

Many selling power assets see no benefit: research

Story Published: 19 May 2015

SELLING off state-owned electricity networks are at odds with most developed nations and states that do sell the assets see...

Electricity, Energy, Power, Privatisation

Ice gas could be huge - Shell boss

Story Published: 1 Apr 2015

NEW Zealand's next energy game changer could be the "super resource" of gas hydrates, says Shell New Zealand chairman Rob...

Energy, Gas, Oil, Shell

Britain may be forced to ration the internet, expert warns

Story Published: 4 May 2015

BRITAIN could be forced to introduce internet rationing, after an expert warned it could consume the country’s entire power...

Energy, Internet, Power Supply

Ipswich in top 10 Australian solar panel hotspots

Story Published: 18 Sep 2015

THE end of the generous government solar rebate has done little to switch off Ipswich people looking to harness the power...

Energy, Environment, Power, Solar Panel

Costbusters: tips to save money on your power bills

Story Published: 2 Jul 2015

THERE are ways to save money on those quarterly bills, even if you live in an area with only one energy retailer.

Appliances, Bills, Costbusters, Energy, Water

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