Energy Explainer

Aug 20

Components of the cost of electricity

Households and small businesses buy electricity from their energy retailer, not directly from the wholesale market. Retailers offer households and small businesses a retail contract or ‘plan’ for supplying electricity....
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Aug 20

How the electricity market works

National Electricity Market The National Electricity Market (NEM) is a wholesale electricity market in which generators (like Stanwell) sell electricity and retailers buy it to on-sell to consumers. There are...
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Feb 20

Water use at Tarong power stations

While the recent rain has helped replenish some water supplies throughout the South Burnett, we are continuing to implement and investigate several water saving strategies at Tarong power stations. In...
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