Category Archives for "Gas"

Jul 13

ACT decision on ATCO’s application for a limited merits review

Access Arrangements & Price Determinations , Gas

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On 1 October 2015, ATCO Gas Australia submitted its application for a limited merits review on the Economic Regulation Authority’s (ERA) Amended Final Decision.  Following a public consultation session in Perth in December 2015 and hearings in February and April 2016, the Australian Competition Tribunal (ACT) published its decision on the limited merits review on […]

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Jul 01

Final decision: Access Arrangement for the GGP

Access Arrangements & Price Determinations , ERA – Economic Regulation Authority , Gas

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On 30th June, the Economic Regulation Authority (ERA) published its final decision not to approve Goldfields Gas Transmission’s (GGT) access arrangement for the Goldfields Gas pipeline.  Instead the ERA has published its own revised Access Arrangement and Access Arrangement Information for the GGP. The ERA has approximately halved GGT’s reference service revenue from $393.764 million […]

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Jul 01

Final Decision: Access Arrangement DBNGP

Access Arrangements & Price Determinations , ERA – Economic Regulation Authority , Gas

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On 30th June, the Economic Regulation Authority (ERA) published its Final Decision not to approve the access arrangement for the the Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline (DBNGP).  Instead the ERA has authored and published its own Access Arrangement and Access Arrangement Information for the access arrangement period 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2020. […]

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May 26

Eastern States – Final decisions gas networks (2016-21)

Access Arrangements & Price Determinations , Gas

Eastern States - Final decisions gas networks 2016-21

Gas distribution networks On 26 May 2016, the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) issued final decisions for two gas distribution network service providers: ActewAGL (ACT and NSW); and Australian Gas Networks (SA). A significant element of the allowed revenue for each of the network service providers is the estimated cost of financing investments.  The AER notes […]

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Dec 22

Access Arrangement – Dampier to Bunbury pipeline – Draft Decision

Access Arrangements & Price Determinations , ERA – Economic Regulation Authority , Gas

Access Arrangement Dampier to Bunbury pipeline Draft Decosopm

On 22 December, the Economic Regulation Authority (ERA) released its draft decision not to approve the DBNGP (WA) Transmission Pty Ltd’s (DBP) proposed revised access arrangement for the Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline (DBNGP) 2016-2020. In order to be able to approve the proposal, the ERA is recommending a 24% reduction to regulated revenue […]

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Dec 11

Eastern States Price Determinations – Gas Transmission Networks

Access Arrangements & Price Determinations , AER – Australian Energy Regulator , Gas

Gas retail market scheme

The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) is currently conducting a price determination for the Amadeus Gas Pipeline in the Norther Territory.  The 5-year regulatory period is from 2016 to 2021. The regulatory proposal was submitted to the AER on 4 August 2015 and the AER published its draft decision on 26 November 2015. This draft decision […]

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Dec 11

Eastern States Price Determinations – Gas Distribution Networks

Access Arrangements & Price Determinations , AER – Australian Energy Regulator , Gas

Price determination gas distribution

The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) is currently undertaking price determinations for two gas distribution service providers in ACT and South Australia. Both service providers submitted their regulatory proposals at the end of June/beginning of July 2015 and the AER published both draft decisions on 26 November 2015.  Interested parties can make submissions on the draft […]

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