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Aussies face new power station capacity charge on electricity bills

Aussies face new power station capacity charge on electricity bills

Aussie households could soon spot a new charge on their electricity bills should Energy Ministers agree to a proposal for a new capacity payment to power companies, according to a recent report from the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) and Green Energy Markets.

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Tassie gets 1 5m energy boost for rural and remote areas

Tassie gets $1.5m energy boost for rural and remote areas

Regional Tasmania could soon see a boost in its energy capabilities, with funding announced as part of the Regional and Remote Communities Reliability Fund. The Federal Government announced a grant of more than $1.5 million to TasNetworks to evaluate the suitability of a microgrid energy system for Tasmania’s central highlands.

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