Pricing

Are renewables really cheaper than coal and nuclear?

RMIT ABC Fact Check Unit, Crikey, Sept 2019

Consumers switching electricity retailers not saving much money: study

Angela Macdonald-Smith, The Australian Financial Review, Sept 2019

Experts cast doubt on Coalition's power price pledge

Nicole Hasham and Cole Latimer, The Sydney Morning Herald, May 2019

Power shock

Liz Hobday, Chris Gillett and Danny Tran, ABC 7.30, Mar 2019

Energy providers “colluded for market power”

 

Laura Harvey, Energy Magazine, 25 Mar 2019

Hazelwood shutdown pumped AGL Energy profit

 

Perry Williams, The Australian, Mar 2019

AGL's use of 'huge' market clout costs consumers $3b a year: report

 

Peter Hannam, The Sydney Morning Herald, Mar 2019

How AGL profited from Hazelwood closure

 

Angela Macdonald-Smith, Australian Financial Review, Mar 2019

Australian energy giant AGL 'gouged' customers after Hazelwood closure, new research shows

 

Liz Hobday, Chris Gillett and Danny Tran, ABC 7.30, Mar 2019

Origin Energy to take $44m hit from default power price reform

 

Angela Macdonald-Smith, The Australian Financial Review, Feb 2019

Poorer households switching to solar faster than the rich

 

Peter Hannam, The Sydney Morning Herald, Feb 2019

Two-day power bill hits $1bn for states

 

Ben Packham and Perry Williams, The Australian, Jan 2019

'No trilemma': Study finds increased renewables push down power prices

 

Peter Hannam, The Sydney Morning Herald, Dec 2018

The bill shock you may not know about – but should

 

Janelle Ward, Your Life Choices, Nov 2018

Power plays over green energy subsidies

Charis Palmer, The Saturday Paper, Nov 2018

Coal baron Trevor St Baker fears VRET will drive prices up

 

Ben Potter and Mark Ludlow, Australian Financial Review, Sept 2018

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