South Australian households spend over a billion dollars each year on electricity. The 2-year price freeze negotiated with incumbent electricity supplier AGL by the South Australian Government as part of price deregulation in SA expired on February 1st 2015. South Australians are now solely reliant on a competitive electricity market to contain prices.
Due to the importance of this to consumers, SACOSS provides ongoing scrutiny of the effectiveness of competition in the South Australian energy market. This 2015 update coincides with the 15 year anniversary of the privatisation of the state’s electricity assets.
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