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2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee - Aurora

Parliamentary Activity - Full transcript of the Aurora Energy Pty Ltd hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 3 Dec 2019

Matter of Public Importance - Sale of Public Assets

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Clark - Leader of the Greens) - Madam Speaker, I move -That the House take note of the following matter: sale of public assets.In April 2014, the Premier, newly elected, said to the people of Tasmania -Let me be clear: we will...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 22 Nov 2018

Liberal Solar Feed-In Tariff Cut

Media Release - The Hodgman Government’s announced feed-in solar energy tariff cut, from 28c/kWh to just 8.5c/kWh for legacy investors, demonstrates just how little they intend to support the growth of a residential solar sector.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 21 Nov 2018

Electricity Supply Industry Amendment (Price Cap) Bill 2018 - Second Reading

Parliamentary Activity - Dr WOODRUFF (Franklin) - Mr Deputy Speaker, I rise on behalf of the Greens to provide inprinciple support for this bill, as we did when a similar bill came before us last year.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 16 Oct 2018

Tasmanians Deserve a Fair Price for Rooftop Solar

Media Release - A fair feed-in tariff for rooftop solar electricity is a must to reduce people’s power bills and stimulate clean jobs and renewable investment.  It would also secure our energy supply and help transition Tasmania to a 100% clean economy.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 5 Feb 2018

TEELS Westpac Credit Card Sham Costs Revealed

Media Release - The information provided through the scrutiny of Aurora Energy confirms the Tasmanian Energy Efficiency Loan Scheme (TEELS) is nothing more than a Westpac credit card gimmick, and an opportunity for the Liberals to pretend they’re doing...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 6 Dec 2017

Barnett Misleads Over Pensioner Payment Advice

Media Release - Energy Minister, Guy Barnett, today wilfully refused to answer questions in GBE hearings on the $125 pre-election payout to pensioners.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 6 Dec 2017

Liberals Mislead Tasmanians over TEELS Scheme

Media Release - Cassy O’Connor MP | Greens' LeaderIn Budget Estimates today, the Energy Minister confirmed the Westpac credit card scheme the Liberals have fraudulently badged as a cost of living measure won't cost the government a cent.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 6 Jun 2017

Liberals Caught Out Misleading on Energy Costs

Media Release - The Hodgman Government has repeatedly promised to make energy more affordable for all Tasmanians, but today the Treasurer confirmed he expects power prices will rise under his Government after the 1st of July.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 4 May 2017

Solar Owners Dudded By Anti-Renewable Liberal Agenda

Media Release - The feed-in tariff decision by the Economic Regulator to only pay solar PV owners a mere 6.6c per kilowatt hour is a slap in the face for solar owners and the installation industry.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 10 May 2016

Groom Switches Blame to Hydro for Energy Crisis

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to MINISTER for ENERGY, Mr GROOMWe have not seen much of you lately on the energy crisis.  Why have you sought to put the blame back on Hydro -Members interjecting.Madam SPEAKER - Order.  The House will come to order...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 5 Apr 2016

Liberals Ignore Renewable Energy

Media Release - The Energy Minister is blind to the potential of the renewable energy sector in Tasmania and has no long-term plan to support investment by Aurora's solar customers.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 2 Dec 2015

New batteries change the power equation

Parliamentary Activity - That this house:

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 28 Oct 2015

Concessions for Lifesaving Equipment

Parliamentary Activity - Madam Speaker, I want to raise an issue of concern to all Tasmanians who rely on concessions to be able to affordably use lifesaving equipment.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 19 Aug 2015

Harriss has no Plan for Forestry

Media Release - Forests Minister Paul Harriss is unable to provide a future operating model for Forestry Tasmania, or a business case for its so-called return to financial viability.

Nick Mckim - 11 Jun 2015

Energy Sector Props Up Forestry

Media Release - ​​​​​​​Tasmanian Networks Government Business Enterprise Committee hearings (GBEs) today finally exposed the fact that the GBE will be providing financial injections of $20 million to TasRail, and $30 million to Forestry Tasmania for the...

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