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by PeFe
Tue Apr 09, 2024 12:17 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1598
Views: 380948

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Adelaide Is Capital City With Most Expensive Electricity, Finds New Study Announcement posted by Supplemento 08 Apr 2024 Analysis of 7,612 residential electricity plans on the NEM in Australia in April 2024 reveals that Adelaide is the capital city with the most expensive electricity, at a real cos...
by PeFe
Mon Apr 01, 2024 12:49 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1598
Views: 380948

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Additionally, as part of the national grid, when power gets exported/imported who gets paid?? Is there a windfall for state govt seeing we fund the infrastructure?? The buyer pays the wholesale cost of the elcetrcity......buyer pays electricity generator. The buyer pays the cost of transmission alo...
by PeFe
Thu Mar 28, 2024 5:48 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1598
Views: 380948

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

The Tindo model is best described as a "solar panel assembler". Tindo imports it's required parts (from China) and assembles their own panels. This sounds like the model Albanese expects the "new" industry to follow. I don't think Australia will be able to undercut (economically)...
by PeFe
Thu Mar 28, 2024 9:19 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1598
Views: 380948

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Gas plant to pay a fine for failing to be available during high demand period back in 2017. From Renew Economy Gas plant owner hit with big fine for sitting idle in major blackout first blamed on renewables https://reneweconomy.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/pelican-point-gas--590x332.jpg The own...
by PeFe
Thu Mar 28, 2024 9:03 am
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: [U/C] Flinders Medical Centre Development Thread
Replies: 81
Views: 45493

[U/C] Re: Flinders Medical Centre Development Thread

New tower for Flinders Medical Centre From ArchitectureAU Designs unveiled for new hospital facility in Adelaide https://media3.architecturemedia.net/site_media/media/cache/75/9c/759c5d59dad25a962056dadb7e11073d.webp The South Australian government has unveiled designs for the expansion of Flinders ...
by PeFe
Thu Mar 28, 2024 8:57 am
Forum: General Development Discussions
Topic: News & Discussion: Population Growth
Replies: 150
Views: 88407

Re: News & Discussion: Population Growth

Adeliade's population is now 1.446 million. From Government News ABS confirms record population boom in capital cities The Australian Bureau of Statistics has reported record population growth in the nation’s capital cities. The number of people living in capital cities grew by more than 500,000 in ...
by PeFe
Tue Mar 26, 2024 2:48 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains
Replies: 6056
Views: 1465384

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains

I forgot about the separate thread.....( I think we have too many threads on this forum)
by PeFe
Mon Mar 25, 2024 4:04 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: Riverlea (Buckland Park) | 12,000 dwellings | $3b
Replies: 472
Views: 63385

Re: Riverlea (Buckland Park) | 12,000 dwellings | $3b

Riverlea Park doesn't need a "metro"......an ordinary suburban train would be suffice. And Riverlea shouldn't be the terminus either....it should be Two Wells ...marking the contiguous end of the Adelaide suburban sprawl. Plan for it now.....reserving the corridor....making any new develop...
by PeFe
Mon Mar 25, 2024 3:49 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains
Replies: 6056
Views: 1465384

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains

Latest construction pics from the Port Dock extension build

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by PeFe
Tue Mar 19, 2024 6:00 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1598
Views: 380948

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

The proof is in the economy... when South Australia had a healthy manufacturing economy, it had cheap energy and little trouble with unions... now it has the most expensive energy in Australia, which as a nation now has expensive energy its little wonder we're in a post industrial society. Look at ...
by PeFe
Tue Mar 19, 2024 2:55 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1598
Views: 380948

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Another large battery for SA From Indaily Adelaide company unveils plans for another big battery A South Australia-based energy company will build the state’s second-largest energy storage project 60km north of Adelaide to boost electricity supply reliability. ZEN Energy today announced its battery ...
by PeFe
Tue Mar 19, 2024 1:33 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1598
Views: 380948

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

SA power bills set to drop.....should be a bigger drop considering the average wholesale price in SA (3.7 cents per kwh in the December quarter) From Indaily SA power bills set to drop after energy regulator decision Average South Australian households and businesses will pay lower electricity bill...
by PeFe
Tue Mar 19, 2024 9:35 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1598
Views: 380948

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

SA power bills set to drop.....should be a bigger drop considering the average wholesale price in SA (3.7 cents per kwh in the December quarter) From Indaily SA power bills set to drop after energy regulator decision Average South Australian households and businesses will pay lower electricity bills...
by PeFe
Sun Mar 10, 2024 11:00 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains
Replies: 6056
Views: 1465384

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains

New escalators are being installed at Noarlunga Centre.

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Photos sourced from Adelaide Metro Facebook page.
by PeFe
Fri Mar 08, 2024 3:23 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 1598
Views: 380948

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

There was a lot of wind last night so the prices were reasonable when the sun went down So when there is not a lot of wind one night and go to this site to see the gas price....it will probably be three times as expensive. Gas companies making as much money as possible before renewables and batterie...