EEC News

Energy ministers reboot energy market reform agenda

14 July 2017

News that the COAG Energy Council is supporting 49 of the Finkel Review's 50 recommendations – including endorsement of a new 'demand response' measure that will push down power prices – is a significant achievement that deserves recognition says the Energy Efficiency Council.... read more

NSW invests in a 21st century energy system

23 June 2017

The Energy Efficiency Council has welcomed action from the NSW Government to support NSW energy users to voluntarily reduce their electricity consumption to improve energy system stability.... read more

Moment of truth in the journey to a smart energy system

09 June 2017

Energy Efficiency Council have applauded the Finkel Review's call for governments to move decisively to incentivise smart energy use with a 'demand response mechanism'. However, the Council also warned that many previous reports have highlighted these opportunities with little result, and called for decisive, bipartisan action from governments to finally unlock these benefits for consumers and households.... read more