The challenges to a truly national energy market

Summary

The energy network sector currently faces a number of challenges—the increasing penetration of embedded generation, enhanced licensing and reliability requirements, the relentless growth of peak demand, and for many networks, the problem of aging assets. There are also a range of challenges associated with climate change policies and the introduction of smart meters and grids.

Speaker:  Mr Steve Edwell, AER Chairman

Conference: 
Financial Review Energy Conference, Sydney
Issued date: 
23 October 2009
AER reference: 
AS 023/09