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ACCC calls for comment on electricity retail supply and pricing
Insight 07 Jun 2017

The ACCC has taken the first major step in its inquiry into electricity retail supply and pricing in the National Electricity Market by releasing an issues paper and calling for submissions by 30 ...

Victorian Government proposes reforms to reserve domestic gas production
Insight 07 Jun 2017

The Victorian Government has today proposed significant gas market reforms, primarily involving the introduction of a temporary cap on the export of gas, in order to facilitate the reservation of ...

Parliament passes diverted profits tax legislation
Insight 31 Mar 2017

Legislation to implement a diverted profits tax has passed the Federal Parliament. From 1 July 2017, the tax may potentially apply to the diversion of profits offshore through arrangements between ...

Review of climate change policies discussion paper
Insight 28 Mar 2017

Partner Partner Andrew Mansour Following the release of the terms of reference for the 2017 climate change policy review in December 2016, the Federal Government has recently released its climate change policy review discussion paper ...

Trends over the past year in the Australian projects and infrastructure sectors
Insight 08 Feb 2017

By Allens Partners Nick Adkins , Scott McCoy , and Rob Watt . A substantial pipeline of both private and public infrastructure projects has attracted a variety of local and offshore project finance ...

Move to national regulation delayed
Insight 14 Nov 2016

As part of the Western Australian Government's electricity market review, legislation was introduced recently into Parliament for Western Australia to participate for the first time in the National ...

Reforming the NWIS
Insight 21 Oct 2016

Recently, the Western Australian Government released a report on the Pilbara's electricity infrastructure. The report considers the future regulatory landscape and best practice development of the ...

Paris Agreement on climate change to enter into force before COP22
Insight 06 Oct 2016

Partner Partner Andrew Mansour Overnight, the Paris Agreement met its second and final threshold for entry into force, when the EU lodged its instruments of ratification with the UN. Partner Andrew Mansour, Senior Associate Emily ...

New Draft Wind Energy Planning Framework
Insight 08 Aug 2016

The New South Wales Government has released its new Wind Energy Planning Framework, with the aim of establishing a more efficient and consistent assessment and approval regime for wind energy ...

New wind farm planning code and guideline for Queensland
Insight 19 Jul 2016

The Queensland Government has announced a new wind farm planning code that shifts the responsibility for assessing wind farm developments from local governments to the State Government, and provide ...