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Powerlink commitment to delivering value confirmed by AER Final Decision

May 22, 2017

Powerlink’s contribution to Queensland electricity bills is set to reduce after the Australian Energy Regulator’s (AER) Final Decision confirmed Powerlink’s commitment to deliver better value to consumers.

Powerlink Chief Executive Merryn York said the business had sought to align with the …

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The Government has given themselves a bigger stick. We hope they won't need to use it.

April 27, 2017

The EUAA welcomes today’s announcement by the Federal Government of the Australian Domestic Gas Security Mechanism that will give it the power to limit gas exports.

We are heartened to see the Government recognising there are critical domestic gas supply and cost issues that must be addres…

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TransGrid joins EUAA as a Corporate Partner

March 30, 2017

As the operator and manager of the main high voltage transmission grid in NSW and the ACT, TransGrid…

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Message from the CEO

March 28, 2017

On Monday 27th March the EUAA attended the first of what is expected to be a number of meetings with the Federal Government to assist in resolving the current gas crisis and to ensure the long-term commercial sustainability of both the market and member companies.  

The communique from Ministe…

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Introducing our new Corporate Partner: Stanwell

March 27, 2017

Stanwell is a diversified energy business.

Stanwell own coal, gas and water assets which they use…

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Message from the CEO

March 8, 2017
For many years the EUAA have been strong advocates for gas market reform, warning of a looming crisi…

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Gas and Electricity contracts up 150% for some...

March 6, 2017

Energy Markets at the Crossroads: gas and electricity contracts up 150% for some

Progressively over the last 10 years Australia has given up its co…

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Warning signs ignored so price shocks inevitable

February 28, 2017

Energy Users Association of Australia (EUAA) CEO Andrew Richards today called on governments and regulators to work more closely with industry to repa…

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Energy Users Association of Australia has moved!

February 28, 2017

The EUAA has moved to a new office location in Melbourne CBD. We are now located at Suite 904, 530 Little Collins Street. Our new phone number is 03 9…

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Queensland’s Energy System Reliable as Electricity Demand Hits Record High

January 24, 2017

Last week’s heatwave contributed to a new record in Queensland with demand on Powerlink’s electricity transmission network reaching an all-time peak.…

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Investment Certainty Must Come from Climate Change Review

December 8, 2016

The Energy Users Association of Australia welcomed the release of the terms of reference for the 2017 Climate Change Review and is hopeful it will res…

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National Energy Efficiency Awards

October 20, 2016

The Energy Users Association of Australia is a proud partner of the National Energy Efficiency Awards 2016, which celebrate excellence, innovation and…

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One week to go!

October 14, 2016

It's just one week until energy users gather in Adelaide at the South Australian Energy Forum, and our three tickets for the price of two makes this a…

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Needed: Calm After the Storm

October 6, 2016

Over 70,000 South Australians were left in darkness last week following a statewide power outage. Power has been restored across the State, howeve…

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Sponsor Profile- Schneider Electric

September 30, 2016

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation. With revenues of €25 billion in FY2014, our 170,000 employees …

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Take your team to breakfast- South Australian Energy Forum

September 14, 2016

The South Australian Energy Forum will be a business breakfast you don't want to miss. Our three for the price of two ticket registration offer provid…

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Sponsor Profile- Intelligent Energy Systems

August 17, 2016


is a consulting and software company that specialises in providing advice and analytical software to energy companies, market operators, regulat…

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Sponsor Profile- Nuvo Group

August 17, 2016


Nuvo Group is an Australia-wide company offering total Electrical, Technology and Sustainability solutions. We deliver a concept-to-completi…

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Member Alert - VEET Scheme

August 16, 2016

As many energy users would be aware the EUAA has been engaging with the Victorian Government on its proposal to end the exemption for large energy use…

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Sponsor Profile

August 11, 2016

Is a unique Australian company formed in 2011 by the Directors of Nuvo Electrical Services & Urban Maintenance Systems, and specialist partners to…

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