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AGL Energy

31 October 2019
2 minute read

AGL’s submission to the Department for Energy and Mining’s Consultation Paper, ‘Sustainably Growing Energy and Mining in South Australia'

AGL Energy (AGL) welcomes the South Australian Government’s focus on sustainable growth opportunities for the energy and mining sectors and the opportunity to comment on the Department for Energy and Mining’s Consultation Paper (Consultation Paper).

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AGL Energy

31 October 2019
2 minute read

AGL's submission inquiry into Australia's oil and gas reserves

AGL Energy Limited (AGL) welcomes the opportunity to make a submission to the Senate Economics References Committee inquiry into Australia’s Oil and Gas reserves. In particular, we would like to make some observations on the current challenges securing gas supply in south-eastern Australia.

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Aleks Smits

31 October 2019
7 minute read

Deep dive: peaks and troughs in demand

In the middle of the day, the abundance of rooftop solar often produces more energy than the grid needs… but when the sun goes down and everyone heads home, energy demand soars. What are the implications?

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AGL Energy

24 October 2019
3 minute read

Submission on encouraging demand management by Transmission networks

AGL is supportive of the AEMC’s draft decision to give Transmission network businesses access to funding for innovative demand management projects. This may help to minimise network investment costs over the long-term, by identifying and learning from demand management alternatives.

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AGL Energy

24 October 2019
2 minute read

Submission on reforms to the Victorian gas market

The AEMC has made a draft decision on reforms to the Victorian gas market that are an improvement on the current market design. AGL makes some suggestions that we consider could be a lower cost option to implement.

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AGL Energy

23 October 2019
8 minute read

The ABCs of Energy

Do you know your VPPs from your DMOs? Your PVs from your EVs? And just what is the Paris Agreement anyway? We’ve compiled the most commonly used terms from the energy sector in a handy reference.

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AGL Energy

21 October 2019
5 minute read

Approaches to setting the DMO annual price

AGL recently submitted a response to the Australian Energy Regulator in relation to the Default Market Offer Price 2020-21

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AGL Energy

17 October 2019
2 minute read

AGL submission on electricity system restart services

AGL has made a submission to the AEMC on options to improve the market operator’s ability to restart the electricity system after a widespread blackout.

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AGL Energy

17 October 2019
2 minute read

AGL’s submission to the Essential Service Commission

AGL’s submission to the Essential Service Commission in response to its draft decision on the Victorian Default Offer.

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AGL Energy

14 October 2019
2 minute read

AGL responds to Essential Services Commission’s compliance changes

AGL Energy (AGL) welcomes the opportunity to comment on the Essential Services Commission of Victoria’s (ESC) draft decision on the Compliance and Performance Reporting requirements (draft guideline).

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AGL Energy

14 October 2019
4 minute read

Spotlight on: hydro

People have been harnessing the power of flowing water for millenia – but how does hydro power fit into our energy mix today?

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AGL Energy

11 October 2019
2 minute read

AGL's response to AEMC’s Consultation Paper in relation to the Introduction of metering coordinator planned interruptions

AGL Energy Limited (AGL) welcomes the opportunity to provide comment on the Australian Energy Market Commission’s (AEMC’s) Consultation Paper in relation to the Introduction of metering coordinator planned interruptions (project reference code ERC0275).

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AGL Energy

10 October 2019
4 minute read

How demand response works for commercial and industrial participants

The rapid uptake of renewables has created an energy demand that is peakier than ever, raising the profile – and the importance – of demand response, particularly for commercial and industrial customers. But what is demand response – and why is it so important?

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AGL Energy

8 October 2019
2 minute read

AGL’s submission to the Senate’s Economics Legislation Committee on the Energy Market Misconduct Bill

AGL recently submitted a response to the Senate’s Economics Legislation Committee on the Energy Market Misconduct Bill.

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AGL Energy

4 October 2019
3 minute read

AGL Submission to NEM Post 2025 Market Design Issues Paper

On 2 September, the Energy Security Board (ESB) published an Issues Paper outlining key challenges facing the National Electricity Market (NEM) now and in the future, and their approach to developing an appropriate market design for the NEM post 2025.

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Eleanor McCracken-Hewson

4 October 2019
3 minute read

Charting the course for energy consumers

We’ve released our first Energy Charter Disclosure Report on our performance against the five guiding principles of the charter. But how does the Energy Charter benefit everyday people and communities?

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AGL Energy

1 October 2019
4 minute read

AGL responds to proposed energy datasets for Consumer Data Right

AGL recently responded to Treasury’s consultation paper on proposed priority datasets for energy under the Consumer Data Right (CDR).