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Drought effected farmers get relief on power charges in Queensland

DROUGHT-affected farmers throughout  Queensland have received help with their electricity bills. Treasurer Curtis Pitt said Ergon Energy had waived the fixed charge component of electricity bills for more than 1500 accounts since April 30 to help farmers. “While technically the declaration for this area was lifted at the end of April, Ergon has rightly continued […]

August 11th, 2015
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ELECTRICITY COSTS TO SKYROCKET IN AUSTRALIA

POWER PRICES TO SKYROCKET IN AUSTRALIA Household electricity bills are likely to soar even higher than the 23 per cent recommended yesterday after the state government revealed it did not intend to remove a tariff that accounts for about $95 per bill. The Economic Regulation Authority yesterday recommended removing the Tariff Equalisation Fund that South […]

April 6th, 2012
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