THE SOUTH AUSTRALIAN ELECTRICITY CRISIS; IT’S REALLY ABOUT THE GAS.

THE SOUTH AUSTRALIAN ELECTRICITY CRISIS; IT’S REALLY ABOUT THE GAS.

Along with many South Australians, I read with interest on Tuesday the announcement made by the Premier and Treasurer in relation to our energy future. It is hard to imagine how our State Government can actually make the situation worse, however, as a result of their blind commitment to ideology that is exactly what I anticipate will happen under their plan. Their plan fails to take adequate action on the one critical aspect of energy…

Prime Minister Comments on Energy Security and Costs

Prime Minister Comments on Energy Security and Costs

On 1 February 2017 at the National Press Club the Prime Minister delivered an address that dealt with, amongst other things, the Energy crisis we are facing. We believe that this is a very well considered position from the PM in relation to this key area. “Increasing gas supply in Australia is vital for our energy future and vital for industries and jobs, but State bans on onshore gas development will result in more expensive…

New Rules for Embedded Electricity Networks

New Rules for Embedded Electricity Networks

The Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) has made a final rule that will reduce the barriers to embedded network customers accessing offers from electricity retailers. It follows a rule change request proposed by the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) stemming from recommendations in the AEMC’s Power of Choice review. What are embedded electricity networks? Embedded networks are private electricity networks, which serve multiple customers and are located within, and connected to, a distribution or transmission…

Electricity Pricing Trends

Electricity Pricing Trends

As an essential service, the pricing of electricity receives keen attention from consumers, government and media. We hear constant reporting of the problems our electricity supply chain has, the push for renewables and reliable supply, but lets cut through all of the noise; what will happen to electricity pricing throughout the national market over the next few years? “Quite simply, prices will continue to rise and there is very little anyone, including government can do…

SEPN Announces Platinum Sponsorship of Strata Communities Australia

SEPN Announces Platinum Sponsorship of Strata Communities Australia

Savant Energy Power Networks is pleased to announce that we have entered into a National Sponsorship Agreement with Strata Communities Australia (SCA). SCA is the peak industry body for Body Corporate and Community Title Management in Australia and Strata Community Association (NZ) represents New Zealand. Membership includes body corporate managers, support staff, committee members and suppliers of products and services to the industry. SCA proudly fulfils the dual roles of a professional institute and consumer…