The Australian Government is acting swiftly to introduce a default market offer for households and small businesses, consistent with the recommendations of the Australian Competition and Consumer C
The Australian Government’s response to the Senate Inquiry into the performance and management of electricity network companies.
Fact sheet 1 - Understand electricity costs. Explains the different steps involved in getting electricity to your home and the breakdown of component costs.
The opaque nature of Australia’s wholesale natural gas markets and the deregulation of natural gas retail markets in most states and territories mean there is limited information in the public domain about the gas prices paid by industrial and residential customers.
Advice on ways to save on household energy bills.
The Australian Government will support a reliable energy system by requiring companies to hold contracts or invest directly in dispatchable energy to meet demand.
The Australian Government is taking action to protect customers from high power prices and the uncompetitive practices of the energy companies.
Describes the energy-related measured announced in the 2017-18 Portfolio Budget Statements. These measures address how Australians can access reliable and affordable energy as we transition to a low emissions future.
Energy.gov.au has two guides available in 33 languages. By making a few changes to everyday habits you can save money and energy and remain comfortable.