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

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

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

Espionage, sabotage and infrastructure: what you need to know about the Security of Critical Infrastructure Bill

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

Keeping the lights on: Australia’s new energy plan throws a lifeline to ‘reliable’ coal and gas fired power plants

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

Ipso facto law reform and managing insolvency risks in projects and construction

It is becoming more important for financiers, owners, principals and contractors to manage counterparty insolvency risk as a key part of their project contingency plans.

11 October 2017

Transparency International report on corruption risks in the mining approvals process

Transparency International Australia has released a report into corruption risks in the mining approvals process in Australia, as part of its broader Mining for Sustainable Development Programme. ...

10 October 2017

Driverless cars changing the rules of the road in Australia

The National Transport Commission has released another discussion paper this month asking for input on how current Australian driving laws should be amended to cater for driverless cars.

09 October 2017