Are we really paying the highest energy prices in the world, or are we just consuming more than everyone else?
Thousands of Victorian renters have joined a campaign pushing for minimum energy efficiency standards to be set, ahead of a tight state election.
The release of the competition regulator’s report on consumer energy prices may not quite be the news the coal lobby was hoping to hear.
In just one year Ecosave has surpassed its own growth goals in the vast energy efficiency market unfolding at the upper end of the institutional and manufacturing property portfolios, thanks to fiercely rising prices in the sector.
We’ve heard unfortunate stories of companies exposed to energy prices up to four times what they’ve been used to paying. For some businesses, these sorts of price increases in gas and electricity may prove fatal.
Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore says energy bill increases of up to 40 per cent could be seen for some unfortunate apartment owners this financial year, though a new round of the city’s Smart Green Apartments program could help to reduce the pain.