By Ian Henschke
As Chief Advocate, I’m often asked direct questions about “what we are doing” on an issue. One of the hottest ones now is the high cost of electricity.
This has hit home to millions of Australians on fixed incomes because rates in several states went up by 20 per cent on 1 July.
It's also big news in the media today with both the Federal Minister and ACCC Chairman Rod Sims saying the system needs fixing and there is gaming going on re pricing.