A quickfire thunderstorm wreaked havoc in Sydney last night leaving 21,000 homes and businesses without power, bringing...

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14th Dec. 2018 4:12 AM

A MAJOR electricity outage affected a Northern Rivers village this afternoon.

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13th Dec. 2018 3:12 PM

Power cut to more than 1000 homes. Here's why.

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29th Nov. 2018 2:11 PM

Repairs planned again this weekend, with temperatures still topping 40 degrees

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27th Nov. 2018 6:11 AM

Solar power not such a sunny solution

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26th Nov. 2018 5:11 AM

Bill Shorten gave the most important speech of his time as Opposition Leader this week, outlining a positive plan for...

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24th Nov. 2018 3:11 AM

Morrison Government warns it will underwrite and control a new power station in Qld unless Annastacia Palaszczuk breaks up...

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24th Nov. 2018 3:11 AM

Qld state-owned power behemoths poured an extra $2.3b into the Palaszczuk Government’s coffers last financial year.

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23rd Nov. 2018 9:11 AM

Thousands of Queenslanders will save at least $50 on their annual electricity bill after AGL bowed to Morrison Government...

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17th Nov. 2018 5:11 AM

ENERGY giant AGL has ­become the first power retailer to offer its customers automatic discounts after being threatened...

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17th Nov. 2018 4:11 AM

MULTI-billionaire Mike Cannon-Brookes has taken aim at Scott Morrison over a recent video the PM released to the Australian...

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01st Nov. 2018 5:11 PM

A CARD replicated on a US military system giving discounts on food and electricity will be available to every Australian...

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27th Oct. 2018 4:10 AM

THERE’S a flipside to the bill shock affecting Queenslanders as electricity prices continue to eat into household...

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13th Oct. 2018 4:10 AM

GIN GIN has been left battered after a severe storm dumped 4-5cm hail last night, as an impressive lightening display lit...

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12th Oct. 2018 8:10 AM

STATE-OWNED power utilities have paid their executives lavish bonuses despite a surge in complaints by consumers about...

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11th Oct. 2018 5:10 AM

MILLIONS of dollars in profits from NQ’s only energy provider are being used to prop up the State Government’s budget...

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05th Oct. 2018 4:10 AM

PUTTING a cap on power prices could actually increase household bills, NSW’s pricing regulator is warning as the government...

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04th Oct. 2018 7:10 AM

IT’S the ultimate proof of how confounding electricity plans have become — the man who oversaw an official investigation is...

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04th Oct. 2018 3:10 AM

Station will continue to deliver reliable baseload power into the grid

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02nd Oct. 2018 6:10 AM

MEMBER for Bundaberg David Batt spoke in parliament yesterday to support changes to electricity legislation in regional...

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21st Sept. 2018 5:09 AM

THIS website has helped about 1600 people shave an average of $622 off their annual bills — and there’s only a slight...

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20th Sept. 2018 2:09 AM

CLIVE Palmer says he will back up his plans to mine Queensland’s Galilee Basin with a new $1.54 billion coal-fired power...

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11th Sept. 2018 6:09 AM

RESEARCHERS have spent two years figuring out how people can save money on energy — and their easy tip could take 40 per...

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08th Sept. 2018 2:09 AM

MORE than 800 customers were cut off from power this morning.

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06th Sept. 2018 11:09 AM

QUEENSLANDERS can expect their power bills to fall, with Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk revealing a possible one-off...

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05th Sept. 2018 3:09 AM

GAS from the Surat Basin will power one of Queensland’s largest manufacturing companies, supporting 400 jobs and boosting...

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03rd Sept. 2018 5:09 AM

THE new energy minister’s war on sham green taxes being added to household power bills could save families at least $80 a...

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31st Aug. 2018 2:08 AM

THE Qld Government has scraped together $250m from a number of other clean-energy programs to pay for the initial funding...

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31st Aug. 2018 2:08 AM

NEW Energy Minister Angus Taylor says the federal energy policy has been “a mess”.

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30th Aug. 2018 5:08 AM

EVAN FRANKLIN: Solar and wind now cheapest source of new-build electricity generation.

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30th Aug. 2018 3:08 AM

Farmers, businessman and the wider community continue to call for lower electricity prices in the state.

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29th Aug. 2018 4:08 PM

ELECTRICITY retailers Alinta and EnergyAustralia have paid $60,000 in fines after ­allegedly failing to update energy...

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29th Aug. 2018 4:08 AM

IT HAS been a point of contention for some time - electricity offers. But the best deal for you is out there. Can you...

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27th Aug. 2018 10:08 AM

TURNBULL Government MPs have found a way to dramatically reduce Queensland power bills in a bid to get the at-risk National...

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17th Aug. 2018 4:08 AM

MALCOLM Turnbull and Tony Abbott are headed for a showdown as the current Prime Minister pushes his plan to cut emissions...

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13th Aug. 2018 4:08 PM

A CRUCIAL meeting today could decide whether Australians get lower power prices, but its supporters are facing an uphill...

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10th Aug. 2018 4:08 AM

THE Prime Minister has warned of consequences for the Queensland Government if it doesn’t get on board with his national...

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09th Aug. 2018 6:08 AM

ENERGY Minister Josh Frydenberg is warning Labor states against ‘posturing’ on the National Energy Guarantee, ahead of this...

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06th Aug. 2018 10:08 AM

THE states have warned they could cost consumers up to $550 a year in electricity savings if they don’t get with a federal...

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02nd Aug. 2018 2:08 AM

MEMBER for Bundaberg David Batt has responded to a statement released by Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy...

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31st July 2018 11:07 AM

BUSHFIRE season officially starts on August 1 and Ergon Energy are urging property owners to take precautions when planning...

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31st July 2018 9:07 AM

This family have escaped the busy city life for a small off-grid home in the Granite Belt

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23rd July 2018 6:07 PM

Of all the various alternate power sources it appears solar stands out head and shoulders above others.

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21st July 2018 7:07 AM

A GROUP of Queensland farmers who produce up to $100 million worth of produce a year are at breaking point as their...

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21st July 2018 12:07 AM

AN ENERGY company that promised big savings to south-east Queenslanders will go to court over the allegedly misleading...

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09th July 2018 3:07 PM

FOR once David beat Goliath — if David was 84 years old and Goliath was Ergon.

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04th July 2018 8:07 AM

FOR once David beat Goliath — if David was 84 years old and Goliath was Ergon.

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04th July 2018 5:07 AM

AUSSIES might have to get used to power bill shock, with a new report claiming the government will never be able to fix the...

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02nd July 2018 10:07 AM

TOOWOOMBA couple Frank and Shirley Bellamy want more choice when it comes to electricity providers.

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21st June 2018 5:06 AM