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Fair Price for Rooftop Solar

Policies - The Tasmanian Greens want a fair pricing mechanism for the solar feed-in tarrif.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 5 Feb 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

280 Tasmanian Renewable Energy Jobs Lost Under Liberals

Media Release - The ABS statistics for Employment in the Renewable Energy Sector*, released last week, show the stark cost of the anti-renewables ideology of the Federal and State Liberals.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 20 Mar 2017

Energy Crisis A Costly Missed Opportunity

Media Release - Tasmania’s energy crisis gave Minister Groom an incredible opportunity to show leadership and guide Tasmanians through a very difficult time.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 20 Jun 2016

Tasmanian Needs Fairer Feed-in-Tariffs

Parliamentary Activity - Under the Liberal Government, the current price paid to solar households for the electricity they generate is unfair.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 24 May 2016

$594 MWh for Power, Cost of Energy Crisis

Media Release - Today at 11.30am the spot price for electricity in Tasmania was $594/MWh, compared to between $75 and $82/MWh across the other states in the national electricity market.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 13 Apr 2016

Power to the People

Parliamentary Activity - Many Tasmanians feel powerless in the face of doubts cast over our Islands energy security, rising power prices and the task of tackling climate change.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 16 Mar 2016

A Fair Go For Solar Owners

Parliamentary Activity - Many Tasmanians feel powerless in the face of doubts cast over our Island’s energy security, rising power prices and the task of tackling climate change.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 15 Mar 2016

Energy Bungle

Parliamentary Activity - The Government finds itself in the midst of an energy crisis, facing soaring costs, electricity rationing, and environmental damage because of an ideological resistance to push the building of new wind farms, and sought to put a lid on...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 9 Mar 2016

Renewable Energy is Tasmania's Future

Parliamentary Activity - Representatives from all nations from around the world are meeting in Paris at the end of this month to urgently find ways to limit climate change caused by emission of greenhouse gases.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 18 Nov 2015

Don't Blame Solar

Media Release - The real reason that Tasmanians are paying high electricity prices is the lack of wholesale competition, the $93 million annual cost of Basslink and the loss of over $70 million per year from the Liberals tearing up the carbon price.

Kim Booth - 14 Aug 2014