News

23 July 2018

Consumer Tips: Solar Power Calculators

We recommend energymadeeasy.gov.au as an energy contract comparison tool. However, householders with solar systems note that it does have a significant failing – its calculation of estimated contract costs does not take solar export feed-in tariff payments into account – and these credits can make a big difference to the bill.    

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23 July 2018

Mobile Phone Plans and Digital Inclusion

A recent survey reported in iTWire found Australians currently pay $44 a month on average for their mobile phone plans, down from $48 in 2017. This figure puts the total expenditure in Australia at $9 billion a year. No wonder there are more and more telco providers entering the industry, trying to get a share of the market.

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23 July 2018

Free Home Energy Visits

ConnectEd has experienced Energy Workers who can provide community members with home energy audits and give tailored energy advice.  

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9 July 2018

Gain Control of your Energy Bills

More information sessions coming up at Greenacres Library, 2 Fosters Rd Greenacres, on the 16 and 23 August from 6 - 7.30pm!

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2 May 2018

New Electricity and Gas Usage Benchmarks

Every three years, the Australian Energy Regulator publishes updated energy usage guidelines for residential customers, so that people can compare their usage against similar households in their area.

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2 May 2018

SA Concessions Energy Discount Offer – “SACEDO”

Recipients of the SA Energy Concession recently received a letter from the SA Government alerting them of their eligibility for a special discounted Origin Energy electricity offer. ConnectEd examines what the offer means for concession holders.

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