Energy has been dominating headlines recently for various reasons such as soaring electricity prices, blackouts in South Australia, the closing of coal-fired power stations like Hazelwood and our switch to more renewable sources of power. While we struggle with our rising power bills, we are also faced with conflicting messages about the reasons for rising prices and the best ways to solve the problem.
Rising Energy Costs a Top Concern for Australians
Almost 3 in 4 Australians are feeling the pinch from rising energy costs, with 70 per cent saying that power bills are putting pressure on their household budgets. It is no surprise then that Energy Costs top the list of issues that Australians want the federal government to make its priority.
Views on Energy Crisis
How can I reduce my energy costs when prices keep going up?
How can we make cleaner energy choices in our homes and workplaces?
Understanding the Energy Debate
What can we do to become more empowered consumers, actively engaging with our energy usage and the energy debate?