Energy Minister Woods says low income people shouldn't subsidise solar power

Pattrick Smellie
Tue, 13 Mar 2018

By Pattrick Smellie March 13 (BusinessDesk) - Energy Minister Megan Woods has told a major electricity industry conference the government is watching to make sure low-income consumers don't end up facing higher electricity costs caused by wealthier people installing solar power units. Commenting for the first time in detail to an industry audience on the electricity sector review promised in last year's coalition government agreement, Woods said the review would focus on whether the current regulatory framework remained appropriate "as we...

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