Best online photo printing services in Australia

Best online photo printing services in Australia 2015 Review of online photo printing services Compared to North America or Europe, Australia seems to have a rather […]

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Break lease situation in Qld

Break lease situation in Qld 8 Rules to Keep in Mind when Breaking your lease in QLD A tale of when everything that could go wrong, […]

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Cost of running Air Conditioner

What is the cost of running my Air Conditioner ? How much electricity does your air conditioner use? What is the cost of running air […]

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Do I have a Smart Meter ?

Do I have a Smart Meter ? As consumers, it makes sense that we get curious about the energy we are consuming, particularly if we […]

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Living Off the grid – Misguided Romanticism?

Living Off the grid – Misguided Romanticism?  Self reliance and independence has an enduring and even romantic appeal. Humans grave it, and as consumers we seek […]

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How to get Off Peak Electricity

How to get Off Peak Electricity? Just like Melbourne‘s weather Let’s assume you’ve recently moved in to a new place. Electricity, gas and water supplies […]

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The future of renewable energy in Australia

The future of renewable energy in Australia Renewable energy has seemingly entered a golden age in Australia over the past decade with 15% of Australian […]

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Electricity Suppliers in Victoria

How many Electricity Suppliers in Victoria ? A very competitive electricity market in Victoria The electricity market across is Australia is very diverse. Since the deregulation […]

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Electricity Rates in Victoria Skyrocket

Electricity rates in Victoria skyrocket In the past ten years an average small business in Victoria has seen its electricity rates more than double, with an […]

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Should I buy a Tesla Powerwall ?

Should I buy a Tesla Powerwall ? Australia has been named as one of the first markets where the much anticipated Tesla Powerwall residential battery storage system […]

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Solar power 101

Solar Power and Feed-In Tariffs 101 – The plain English explanation What is Solar Power? Solar power is made possible by solar photovoltaic (PV) panels which  convert […]

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Electricity rates 101

Electricity rates 101 - the plain English explanation What is a tariff? A tariff is the way you get charged for your energy. It is […]

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Where is the Uber of electricity suppliers?

Where is the Uber of electricity suppliers? Ron Ben-David, chair of the Victorian regulatory authority the Essential Services Commission (ESC) has written a harsh critique of the deregulated […]

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Look for cheaper electricity and gas separately

Look for cheaper electricity and gas separately If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is! One tactic energy companies use to attract […]

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Cheap electricity the easy way

Cheap Electricity the Easy Way Rising electricity costs are a burning issue in Australia and have prompted many households to take a closer look at […]

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To fix, or not to fix?

To fix, or not to fix? The steady increase of fixed costs in our electricity bills A recent ‘Current Affair’ program detailed the impact of […]

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Electricity usage benchmarks

What is the average household electricity usage in Australia? If you want to reduce your electricity bill, it’s important to understand how your usage compares […]

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Lower electricity bills in Queensland from 1 July 2015

Lower electricity bills & exit fees in Queensland Lower distribution costs It is expected that household power bills be about $7 cheaper and small businesses’ bills be […]

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The energy supply chain

The Who’s Who of Electricity The electricity supply chain in Australia is divided into five main parts, with a specific role for each stage of the […]

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