Perth Children’s Hospital electricity costing WA taxpayers $5,000 per day ahead of opening

Perth Children’s Hospital electricity costing WA taxpayers $5,000 per day ahead of opening

Updated April 17, 2018 18:51:43 Video: Families and the Premier tour the long-awaited Perth Children’s Hospital (ABC News) West Australian taxpayers are forking out almost $5,000 dollars a day in electricity costs to run the new Perth Children’s Hospital before it has even opened its doors to patients. And the …

Wholesale electricity prices up in Victoria since Hazelwood power station closure

Wholesale electricity prices up in Victoria since Hazelwood power station closure

Updated March 29, 2018 19:17:14 Photo: Environment Victoria says Hazelwood’s closure slashed Victoria’s climate pollution by about 10 per cent. (Supplied) Wholesale electricity prices have shot up in Victoria since the closure of the coal-fired Hazelwood power station, which has also caused Victoria to rely on power from other states …

TasNetworks’ high electricity prices could cause ‘death spiral’ as customers disconnect, report warns

TasNetworks’ high electricity prices could cause ‘death spiral’ as customers disconnect, report warns

Updated March 26, 2018 17:50:51 Photo: Ross Robbins has made a significant investment in solar and batteries. (ABC News: Carla Howarth) Related Story: So how does Aurora add up the bits to make up your electricity bill? Related Story: Tas Liberals promise to break from national electricity market to reduce …