The Federal Government has announced the CSIRO will lead a new $87 million solar research initiative aimed at significantly improving the viability of solar technology.

The South Australian Government has finalised its road map to developing its unconventional gas resources, saying that it will chart the way for the State to tap into its ‘vast gas potential’.

The Tasmanian Government has welcomed the roll out of smart grid technology, with Deputy Premier Bryan Green saying it will help deliver downward pressure on electricity prices.

The Tasmanian Government has officially opened the new Entura Clean Energy and Water Institute, which it says will strengthen the state’s position as a leader in renewable energy.

Energy giant AGL has announced it has commenced legal proceedings in the Supreme Court of South Australia in a bid to challenge the South Australian Essential Services Commission's (SAESC) right to amend its price determination of 14 December 2010.

The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) has agreed to implement the Prime Minister's electricity market reform package, which will save households an estimated $250 in power bills per year.

The construction of two major wind farms have had a significant benefit for the regional Victorian economy, according to energy giant AGL.

Victorian Premier Ted Baillieu has officially opened Origin’s $810 million Mortlake Power Station, the largest of it's kind in the State.

The Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) has released its final report of the Power of Choice Review, suggesting substantial reforms to the national electricity market (NEM) to give consumers greater choice in the way they use electricity.

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