While you’re here… help us stay here.

Are you enjoying open access to policy and research published by a broad range of organisations? Please donate today so that we can continue to provide this service.


WA Premier announces Western Power privatisation plan

Electricity Power resources Infrastructure Privatisation Western Australia

The West Australian Treasurer, Mike Nahan, will head to Friday's treasurers' meeting with a newly minted plan to privatise the operator of WA's power network.

The plan would see 51% of Western Power sold off in a float on the Australian Stock Exchange.

It'll be a key state election issue and the WA government's spin doctors have been working overtime to dispel what they argue is a Labor scare campaign.

Publication Details
Access Rights Type: