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Energy demand

ALTERNATIVE LABELS
Demand management
Energy economics
Peak demand
Report

State of the energy market 2020

This report provides an accessible review of the transmission and distribution networks and energy retail markets in eastern and southern Australia over 2019 and the early months of 2020.
Report

Victorian energy market report 2018–19

The Victorian energy market report looks into the performance of the market when it comes to the retail energy prices customers are paying, the level of service from energy businesses, and the experience of customers facing or anticipating payment difficulty.
Report

Race to the top: the case for a new U.S. international energy policy

This report recommends a new U.S. international energy policy, based on reinvesting in domestic energy competitiveness.
Briefing paper

Performing while transforming: the role of transmission companies in the energy transition

In a fast-paced era of disruptive changes, this brief aims at facilitating strategic sharing of knowledge between the World Energy Council’s members and other energy stakeholders and policy shapers.
Report

Victorian gas market – demand side measures to avoid forecast supply shortfall

This study demonstrates that the adoption of gas demand reduction measures, such as energy efficiency and fuel switching entirely eliminates the forecast shortfall, with the exception of 2028 which has a minor 6.5PJ modelled shortfall.
Fact sheet

Fact Check: Malcolm Turnbull says renewables plus storage are cheaper than coal and nuclear for new power generation. Is he correct?

Amid debate over climate change, former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull claims that renewables plus storage are cheaper than new coal and nuclear power, which he calls "the current weapon of mass distraction for the backbench".
Report

Energy in New Zealand 19

This annual publication provides information on and analysis of New Zealand’s energy sector, including statistics on supply, transformation, and demand.
Conference paper

Residential precinct demand forecasting using optimised solar generation and battery storage

In the future there will be an increased uptake of solar and battery systems in the residential sector, driven by falling battery costs and increasing electricity tariffs. The increased uptake means we need new methods to forecast electricity demand when considering these technologies. This paper...
Working paper

The exercise of market power in Australia’s National Electricity Market following the closure of the Hazelwood power station

This paper looks at prices in the National Electricity Market before and after the closure of this Victorian power station in April 2017.
Report

Victorian energy market report 2017-18

Victorian energy customers continue to face hundreds of confusing offers from energy retailers, hardship programs that aren’t working and ever growing penalties if they’re late in paying their electricity or gas. This annual report provides a summary of the state's energy market in 2017-18.