Power plan subsidy

UP TO 40,000 South Australian households will have access to $100m in subsidies from October this year to pay for the installation of home battery systems The State Government has revealed details of its home battery[…]

Power bill surge

TAXPAYERS will foot the bill for a $45m power bill increase for the State Government in what Treasurer Rob Lucas says is the result of a “rushed and incompetent” deal struck by the former Labor Government. […]

Nuclear energy plant questioned

THE development of a large nuclear energy plant in South Australia to bring down electricity prices is not feasible, Shadow Energy Minister Dan van Holst Pellakaan […]

Power price rise rejected

THE Federal Court has dismissed an appeal by SA Power Networks to charge more for electricity distribution, which would have increased bills for all South Australians[…]

Big plans in place for SA Water

SA WATER will reduce its demand on the grid and increase its renewable energy generation and storage capacity in an ambitious plan to achieve zero net electricity costs within the next three years. […]

Low income power price cuts sought

LOW income households may have their power bills slashed as the State Government seeks to negotiate electricity contracts with suppliers on their behalf. […]

Biomass the future for forestry industry

BIOMASS technology could be the most viable solution for the region’s timber processors as surging electricity prices and volatile energy security continue to plague the sector. […]