On 1 June the AER approved ETSA Utilities’s 2012-13 pricing proposal (submitted on 1 May 2012, amended on 18 May 2012 to update transmission charges). The AER determined that the pricing proposal complies with Part I of the chapter 6 rules, the AER’s 2010 distribution determination and that all forecasts associated with the proposal are reasonable. The approved prices will apply from 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2013.
In accordance with clause 6.18.9 of the chapter 6 rules, ETSA Utilities must publish and maintain information relating to approved prices, including a statement of expected price trends, on its website.
On 3 September 2012, ETSA Utitlities changed its name to SA Power Networks - all other details remain unchanged.