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Electrical Power Generation Australia – AGL Refuses To Sell Power Station To Keep It Open

May 21, 2018 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ The Australian Government may have been too quick to trash Tony Abbott’s suggestion to compulsorily acquire Liddell: (article at this link) AGL has rejected a $250 million offer to buy its Liddell power station in the Hunter Valley and reaffirmed its decision to close the ageing plant. On April 30, AGL […]

Renewable Power Australia – Paying You To Use Less Of The Green Power They Forced You To Pay For

October 11, 2017 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Paying you $36 million  to use less, not spending our money instead to provide more:   The federal government will pay households and businesses across three states to turn down their air conditioning, furnaces and cool rooms to stave off blackouts during peak demand. Under a $36 million program to be launched […]

Australian Politics – No, That’s No Plan For $250 Cuts In Power Bills

December 11, 2012 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Keith Orchison detects another false promise from Australian prime Minister Julia Gillard: Julia Gillard could hardly be more clear about what she is promising – a $250 cut in the household power bill... Gillard’s promise rests on four pillars. The first is reform of the rules under which the Australian Energy […]

Renewable Power Australia – Put The Greens On The Electric Power Bill

November 6, 2012 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ The price of green madness. As with water desalination plants, the price for solar subsidies (the feed in tariff) should be isolated and identified on all bills so we can all see plainly the cost of listening to greens: Households in the State of Queensland will soon be slugged $240 annually […]

Fact Checking Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard On Electrical Power Costs

August 11, 2012 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Over the last three days, the cost of electricity in Australia is in the news. Prime Minister Julia Gillard has been trying to get mileage by saying that the introduction of the price on Carbon Dioxide emissions has nothing to do with the steep increases in the cost of electrical power […]

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s Electrical Power Problem – What’s A Pensioner’s Life Worth?

August 9, 2012 by


By Andrew Bolt~ How many dead pensioners does Julia Gillard need to save her useless carbon tax? In a speech on Tuesday, the Prime Minister defended the 10 per cent hike in power prices caused by her tax, claiming it was dwarfed by the cost of “over-investment” in “poles and wires” by the states. Forget […]

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s Plan: Cut Electrical Power Prices By Frying Pensioners

August 8, 2012 by


By Andrew Bolt~ Julia Gillard’s plan to cut power prices is to have more blackouts of the kind that kill pensioners. Yes indeed: instead of dropping the carbon tax that makes pensioners too scared to turn on the power, she wants to slash spending on infrastructure and have more blackouts, especially on hot days: One […]