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SA Water Regulatory Determination 2020: release of further Guidance Paper

The Commission has released a further Guidance Paper for SA Water Regulatory Determination 2020, relating to the proposed treatment of uncertain costs or benefits in SA Water’s capital expenditure plan for the 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2024 period.

15 Jul 2019

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Review of water third party access regime - final report

The Commission has released its final report on the review of the third party access regime that applies to the South Australian water industry. That report was provided to the Minister for Environment and Water in May 2019. In accordance with the Water Industry Act 2012 (and following a recommendat ...

5 Jul 2019

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Withdrawal of electricity generation licence application – Green Gold Energy Pty Ltd

Green Gold Energy Pty Ltd has withdrawn its electricity generation licence application for the operation of a 1.65 megawatt solar generating plant, located at Bungama.

2 Jul 2019

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Review of Australian Gas Networks regulatory framework for 2021-2026

The Commission has commenced a review of the effectiveness of its regulatory framework for Australia Gas Networks, with any changes to apply from 1 July 2021.

2 Jul 2019

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Retailer Energy Efficiency Scheme – Regulatory performance report 2018

The Commission has released the Retailer Energy Efficiency Scheme – Regulatory Performance Report 2018 which assesses overall performance outcomes for REES in 2018.

27 Jun 2019

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SA Power Networks’ operational performance March qtr 2019

The Commission has published statistical information on SA Power Networks’ operational performance for the March quarter 2019, in relation to service standards set out in the Electricity Distribution Code.

26 Jun 2019

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Commission’s website to host research on water consumers’ views and issues

The Commission has established a central repository to host research that has been undertaken on the issues that are of interest to water consumers in South Australia. This will allow all stakeholders to share their research and to gain a better understanding of the research undertaken by others.

19 Jun 2019

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Small-scale networks inquiry – framework and approach

The Commission has published a Framework and Approach paper for the Small-Scale Networks Inquiry.

19 Jun 2019

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Approval granted for electricity generation licence application – Port Pirie Solar Pty Ltd

The Commission issued an electricity generation licence to Port Pirie Solar Pty Ltd for the operation of a 4.9 megawatt solar generating plant, located at Murray Bridge.

18 Jun 2019

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Approval granted for electricity generation licence application – Adelaide Hills Division of General Practice Inc

The Commission issued the electricity generation licence to Adelaide Hills Division of General Practice Incorporated for the operation of a 150 kilowatt rooftop solar PV generating plant, located at Mount Barker.

18 Jun 2019

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Approval granted for electricity generation licence application – University of South Australia

The Commission issued an electricity generation licence to University of South Australia to operate: • a 279.3 kilowatt solar generating plant, located at the City West Campus, Adelaide, and • a 1.6 megawatt solar generating plant located at the Mawson Lakes Campus, Mawson Lakes.

18 Jun 2019

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Approval granted for electricity generation licence application – Monash 2 Pty Ltd

The Commission issued an electricity generation licence to Monash 2 Pty Ltd for the operation a 1 megawatt solar PV generating plant, located at Monash.

18 Jun 2019

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Approval granted for electricity generation licence application – Enwave Tonsley Pty Ltd

The Commission issued an electricity generation licence to Enwave Tonsley Pty Ltd for the operation of a 4.96 megawatt generating plant, located at the Tonsley Innovation District, Clovelly Park.

18 Jun 2019

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Submissions to the review of rail guidelines – Tarcoola-Darwin Railway and the South Australian rail access regimes

The Commission has received five public submissions to the draft decision on the review of the Tarcoola-Darwin Railway Guidelines and SA Rail Access Regime Information Kit.

7 Jun 2019

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SA Water Regulatory Determination 2020: release of further Guidance Papers

The Commission has released two further Guidance Papers for SA Water Regulatory Determination 2020, relating to the treatment of inflation and the selection of the averaging period of the risk free rate for the purposes of calculating the regulatory rate of return.

6 Jun 2019

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Electricity generation licence variation application – Lincoln Gap Wind Farm

The Commission has received an application from Lincoln Gap Wind Farm Pty Ltd to vary its electricity generation licence to include a battery with a total export capacity of 10 megawatts, located at Lincoln Gap.

6 Jun 2019

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Licensing arrangements for generators in South Australia - consultation

Improvements to technical standards in the National Electricity Rules (Rules) mean that some of the Essential Services Commission’s (Commission) 2017 model licence conditions for new generators may be redundant. The Commission is seeking stakeholder comment on the potential removal of certain condit ...

3 Jun 2019

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Minor and intermediate retailers regulatory performance report July 2017 to 30 June 2018

The Commission has released the 2017-18 Minor and intermediate retailers regulatory performance report.

24 May 2019

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Charter of consultation and regulatory practice – review

The Commission is reviewing its Charter of Consultation and Regulatory Practice to ensure that it reflects the Commission’s current principled-based approach to regulation and consultation.

24 May 2019

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Approval granted for an electricity generation licence – Mannum Solar Farm Pty Ltd

The Commission issued an electricity generation licence to Mannum Solar Farm Pty Ltd for the operation of a solar PV and storage generating plant with a total export capacity of 4.95 megawatts, located at Mannum.

21 May 2019

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