‘The private sector wouldn’t touch it with a barge pole’: Coal stoush continues as power prices fall

ABC | Feb 14, 2020 at 7:34 PM
  • It might surprise you after years of spiralling price rises, but your electricity bill is set to fall.
  • Contracts for energy futures — power that will be bought this year and in 2021 — are down between 13 and 17 per cent, according to the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO), and that decline will mean falling bills for consumers.