Even though a new breed of electricity retailers are heating up the competition in the Australian energy market, NSW electricity customers are not taking advantage of the competitive deals available to them, according to the New South Wales Energy and Water Ombudsman, Janine Young.
Australian households with government accredited GreenPower energy plans are being urged to review their power plans, as news that higher prices on renewable energy have come into effect from 1st January 2016.
While experts have described 2015’s projected 0.6% dip in greenhouse gas emissions as great news, smh.com.au reported it is likely to be a temporary trend. The website said the decline - the first in a year when the world was not in recession - is due to a push toward cleaner energy sources, like solar and wind power.
Summer has officially begun and if you haven’t already done so, it’s time to get your summer home cooling plans into action. According to the Bureau of Meteorology, this December nighttime temperatures across the country are expected to be warmer and if you live in Southern Australia, overall it will be a hotter month than average.