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Energy retailers ripping off solar producers

Michael Mobbs looks forward to receiving his electricity bill. And why not? His most recent statement shows Origin Energy owes him $165.19 for three months of power. Mr Mobbs, who owns Sustainable House in Chippendale, is receiving 60 cents per kilowatt hour (cents/kWh) for the solar power he exports into the grid from his network […]

Instant demo challenges Nathan’s Folly

On a few hours notice 30 opponents of the Rees Government’s CBD metro rail proposal gathered outside Parliament House in Macquarie Street to protest against the project whose EIA was put on display on September 9. They were addressed by Opposition transport spokesperson Gladys Berejiklian, Leichhardt Mayor Jamie Parker, CFMEU State President Peter McClelland, Greens […]