Shopping around for a new energy deal

Find out how you can get a better deal and keep more money in your pocket rather than it going to your energy retailer's bottom line

20 May 2013 | Are you paying too much for your energy? If you haven't reviewed your energy plan recently, chances are you're paying too much.


Hope for end to energy network ‘gold plating’

End to energy network companies charging consumers for unnecessary infrastructure.

24 Aug 2012 | New rules could mean electricity companies won't be able to profit from over-investing in their poles and wires.


Electricity switching sites under investigation

NSW Fair Trading to launch investigations following CHOICE’s super complaint on electricity switching sites.

29 Jun 2012 | NSW Fair trading believes further investigation is needed to establish whether switching sites are breaching the Australian Consumer Law.


National energy-saving scheme could reduce bills

The Australian Government investigates the merits of a national Energy Savings Initiative.

2 May 2012 | A national scheme could require energy companies to help households implement energy saving measures.


CHOICE lodges super complaint

Our first super complaint under the pilot project with NSW Fair Trading has been lodged on electricity switching sites.

8 Mar 2012 | CHOICE has lodged its first super complaint, part of a pilot project with NSW Fair Trading on electricity switching sites.


Energy at Home conference

Solutions and opportunities for home energy use

29 Sep 2011 | CHOICE joined with the Australian Council of Social Services (ACOSS) in Canberra on 13 September 2011 for the Energy at Home conference.


Call for national energy efficiency program

Action needed to cut bills

20 Jun 2011 | CHOICE has joined calls for a national energy efficiency program to reduce household energy bills.


High price to pay for energy demand

Energy price rises miss mark.

14 Jun 2011 | Consumers are paying the cost of expanding energy networks, while opportunities to cut demand and slash bills are missed.


Take the 10% challenge

A campaign to help Australian households and businesses reduce their energy and fuel use by 10%.

3 Jun 2011 | CHOICE has joined forces with advocacy group DoSomething! to launch the 10% Challenge.


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