Ann Whitfield and Oliver Nunn provided a report for Grid Australia commenting on the AER’s draft Annual Benchmarking Report for Electricity Transmission Network Service Providers, which notes the limitations of applying the performance measures included in the report to the task of assessing efficient capex and opex as part of a regulatory determination. Our report is here.
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) maintains a ‘Reliability Portfolio’ through which funding is provided for projects that seek to…Read more
Although shareholder class actions have become an established part of the Australian legal landscape, almost all claims have settled prior…Read more
Greg Houston was asked by the Australian Government Solicitor, on behalf of the Commonwealth of Australia, to present expert…Read more
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Australia was the first country to introduce legislation requiring tobacco products to be sold in plain packaging, as a measure…Read more