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AER publishes Draft Day Ahead Auction Record Keeping Guideline – Version 2

Communications
Gas
We have published Version 2 of our Draft Record Keeping Guideline for gas auction facility operators and transportation facility users.

Energy Week 2024: Keynote speech by AER Board Member Justin Oliver

Speeches
Electricity
Gas
Read AER Board Member Justin Oliver's keynote speech at Australian Energy Week 2024 on the challenges of regulating a transitioning energy system.

AER releases the new Annual Compliance Order for gas pipelines

Communications
Gas
We’ve released the final decision to make a new Annual Compliance Order (ACO) for gas pipelines.

AER publishes revised draft determination on the 2024 Values of Customer Reliability methodology

Communications
Electricity
The draft follows our consultation paper from 22 March 2024 and our switch to the standard rules consultation procedure. Submissions close on 3 July 2024.

Santos penalised $2,750,000 for breaches of National Gas Rules

News releases
Gas
The Federal Court has ordered that Santos pay a penalty of $2,750,000 for breaches of National Gas Rules.

Amendment to DMO 6

Communications
Electricity
The AER has published a revised final determination for DMO 6 addressing a small technical error within the DMO model in calculating wholesale costs.

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