Compliance resources

REES electricity


Under the Electricity (General) Regulations 2012 and Gas Regulations 2012(Regulations), the Essential Services Commission of SA (the Commission) hasfunctions and powers as are necessary and expedient to give effect to theRetailer Energy Efficiency Scheme (REES). As the administrator of the REES, theCommission is responsible for retailer compliance with the scheme andadministers the scheme within the parameters defined by the policy framework toensure that energy retailers comply with the REES.

Details on the Commission’s compliance framework for REES can be found in REES Bulletin 18 – REES Compliance Framework.

In 2015 the Commission undertook enforcement action against Momentum Energy in relation to a data omission which resultedin the re-apportionmentof individual retailer 2015 annual targets.


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