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João Segorbe

30 July 2020
4 minute read

Charting the pathway to the future

Our strategy and our Climate Statement come together in the belief that Australia’s energy future will be affordable and smart. Importantly, it will be low emissions based, helping tackle climate change.

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Jessica Esler

29 July 2020
3 minute read

Strong communities, through crisis

Our Community team is made up of unique people who talk to communities and ensure their ideas and issues are heard. But what happens when communities are shut down by COVID-19 restrictions? You find a solution.

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AGL Energy

28 July 2020
2 minute read

Submission in response to the ESC's draft decision on supporting energy customers through the coronavirus pandemic 2020

AGL Energy (AGL) welcomes the opportunity to comment on the Essential Services Commission Victoria’s (ESC) draft decision on supporting energy customers through the coronavirus pandemic 2020 released on 30 June 2020.

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AGL Energy

28 July 2020
2 minute read

Submission to Energy Security Board on Distributed Energy Resources Technical Standards Governance

AGL recently made a submission to the Energy Security Board in response to its consultation paper on governance of Distributed Energy Resources technical standards.

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AGL Energy

23 July 2020
2 minute read

Submission in response to DER Standards Rule Change

AGL recently responded to the Australian Energy Market Commission’s consultation paper on the rule change request submitted by the Australian Energy Market Operator on the creation of a subordinate instrument for a minimum technical standard for distributed energy resources.

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Jessica Esler

23 July 2020
3 minute read

Volunteering the WA way

Volunteering is vital always – but never more so than in the middle of COVID-19, when communities and charities are doing it tough. Our WA team is leading the way – and it’s reaping unexpected benefits.

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AGL Energy

22 July 2020
2 minute read

AGL’s response to the Consultation Paper on the proposed Retailer Energy Productivity Scheme regulatory framework and activities

In June 2020, the South Australian Government published its Consultation Paper on the proposed Retailer Energy Productivity Scheme regulatory framework and activities.

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AGL Energy

21 July 2020
2 minute read

AGL's submission in response to the AEMO's consultation on compensation for market participants affected by intervention events

AGL Energy (AGL) welcomes the opportunity to comment on the Australian Energy Market Commission’s (AEMC) consultation on compensation for market participants affected by intervention events, which considers two rule change proposals from the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO).

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AGL Energy

21 July 2020
2 minute read

AGL's submission in response to the AEMC's compensation for directions for services other than Energy and Market ancillary services

AGL Energy (AGL) welcomes the opportunity to comment on the Australian Energy Market Commission’s (AEMC) consultation on compensation following directions for services other than energy and market ancillary services, which considers a rule change proposal from the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO).

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AGL Energy

17 July 2020
2 minute read

You little butane at Wallumbilla

Butane is a useful gas, with almost limitless applications. In fact, you’ve probably used some today already with your own hands. And now we’re using it in a world-first to power one of our Queensland sites in a more sustainable and efficient way.

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AGL Energy

16 July 2020
3 minute read

Lighting up the streets of Sydney

Today we light up millions of homes and businesses. But in 1837, we had a much humbler mission: light up the Sydney streets with gas lamps.

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AGL Energy

14 July 2020
4 minute read

Evolving as the market evolves

As the renewables market continues to mature, our generation portfolio is continuing to evolve so it can best meet the needs of the market with flexible and firming generation and storage.

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AGL Energy

10 July 2020
2 minute read

AGL’s submission in response to the SA Smarter Homes Consultations

AGL recently made a submission in response to the SA Government’s Consultation on Regulatory Changes for Smarter Homes, a copy of which is available here.

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AGL Energy

9 July 2020
2 minute read

Coal, conveyor belts, and creativity

30 km of coal conveyors feed AGL Loy Yang. What happens when you need to clean spillage, but the right tool for the job doesn’t exist? If you’re the operators at Loy Yang, you draw on our history of supporting innovation – and you make your own.

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AGL Energy

8 July 2020
2 minute read

AGL’s submission to AEMO’s Renewable Integration Study (RIS)

AGL welcomes the opportunity to comment on this RIS, which provides a useful insight into some of the potential implications associated with the energy market transition, including maintaining power system security in a high renewables penetration scenario.

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AGL Energy

8 July 2020
2 minute read

Submission in response to the 2020 Electricity network framework review

AGL recently made a submission in response to the AEMC’s 2020 Electricity network economic regulatory framework review Approach Paper, a copy of which is available here.

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Jessica Esler

8 July 2020
3 minute read

Volunteering…virtually

Through COVID-19 and the recession, charities are forced to do more with less. Our people are finding innovative solutions to continue supporting the causes that are important to them – like virtual volunteering to help those experiencing homelessness.

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Hannah Fagan

7 July 2020
2 minute read

Tech careers in focus: mum’s the word

Balancing your career and your responsibilities as a parent is tough – and that was before the COVID-19 pandemic. Nat Pinder interviewed for a job while seven months pregnant – and as the best candidate for the job - she got it.

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AGL Energy

2 July 2020
2 minute read

AGL supports stronger consumer protections in Victorian electricity distribution code

AGL recently responded to the Essential Services Commission Victoria’s consultation on amendments to the Electricity Distribution Code relating to customer service standards.

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Marg Mitchell

1 July 2020
4 minute read

Breaking the cycle of poverty

Education is key to breaking the cycle of poverty. One of our strategic partners, The Smith Family, helps young Australians from disadvantaged backgrounds succeed at school, so they can create better futures for themselves.