Slap in the Face!

TASMANIANS will pay about $20 more for their power for at least the next six months. A 1.8 per cent increase in electricity bills for the last half of 2013 was yesterday approved by the Tasmanian Economic Regulator, adding about $20 to the average $2300 annual bill. The rise comes a fortnight after Premier Lara … Continue reading Slap in the Face!

Election Teaser

POWER prices in Tasmania are set to fall for the first time in a decade with a government submission to the Economic Regulator calling for a cut. Electricity consumers can expect a "modest decrease" in energy costs if the submission is successful. The development comes in the wake of steep power hikes during recent years … Continue reading Election Teaser