The Review Panel for the Energy Market Governance Review is conducting a week of public consultation on the topics and questions raised in the Issues Paper that was released on 10 April 2015.
The Panel is holding a public forum in Sydney on Monday 11 May 2015. In addition, the Panel is holding targeted consultations in Sydney on 12 and 13 May and in Melbourne on 14 and 15 May 2015.
If you would like to attend the public forum or a targeted consultation session, registration is required by 5pm (AEST) Thursday 7 May 2015 by emailing email@example.com. For more details, click here.
The Energy Market Reform Working Group (EMRWG) is conducting a consultation process to seek stakeholder comment on the most appropriate retail energy reporting framework in light of the changed environment where most jurisdictions have adopted the National Energy Customer Framework (NECF) and have committed to deregulating retail energy prices.
Written submissions on the consultation paper are welcomed and can be submitted to the COAG Energy Council Secretariat by close of business on Friday 29 May 2015.
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At its December 2014 meeting, the COAG Energy Council agreed to task officials with preparing a rule change proposal to create a demand response mechanism and change existing rules to allow for the unbundling of ancillary services. The rule change proposal was submitted in March 2015. For more details, click here.
The COAG Energy Council is pleased to advise that the Expert Panel conducting the Review of Governance Arrangements for Australian Energy Markets has released its Issues Paper for public comment.
The Issues Paper provides background and context on the Australian energy markets, its institutions and reform processes along with some specific questions to assist in the development of stakeholder submissions. The questions and issues in the paper are not exhaustive and are designed to assist consideration of matters within the Review’s Terms of Reference. For more details, click here.