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Australia's new energy future: the smart meter churn and burn

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The Power of Choice reforms are designed to enable consumers to better understand and to take control of their electricity use (and their electricity bills).

24 October 2017

Australia's coordinated and strategic framework to respond to the increasing risks of sabotage, espionage and coercion against Australia’s national critical infrastructure.

19 October 2017

The Australian Government has announced a new energy policy that forces electricity retailers in the Eastern States to ensure they purchase wholesale electricity from a portfolio of sources.

17 October 2017

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KWM advised the Clean Energy Finance Corporation as the sole debt financier in relation to its $94 million funding of the 60MW hybrid Kennedy Energy Park.

24 October 2017

KWM Global Managing Partner, Sue Kench was recently recognised as Executive of the Year at the 2017 Lawyers Weekly, Women in Law Awards.

23 October 2017

KWM has been named a leading firm in the IFLR1000’s 2018 rankings, receiving recognition across 12 practice areas and for 47 individual Leading Lawyers.

20 October 2017

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Opportunities, concerns and issues facing foreign companies investing, operating and sourcing in from China.

01 August 2017

Australia’s merger control regime is contained in the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) and is primarily administered by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.

20 July 2017

While the new tax rules are aimed at foreign vendors, Australian residents might similarly find themselves caught by the new regime when acquiring certain Australian assets.

10 July 2017

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