Securing Tasmania’s energy future

by Leanne Minshull

Report calls for Tasmania to become energy self-reliant and an exporter of renewable energy.

A new report from Hobart-based think tank The Australia Institute Tasmania identifies an opportunity for Tasmania to take advantage of its unique energy assets which could deliver cheaper local electricity. 

The report finds that Tasmania’s link to the National Electricity Market (NEM) is subjecting the state to higher power prices and increasing uncertainty.  

–See PDF below for full report–

Full report