Five things Gillard must do to get power costs under control

It is a positive sign to hear the PM acknowledge the real problem behind rising power prices, but unfortunately there seems to be no plan to tackle it. Here's five things that could be done to mitigate power bill pain.

As I discussed yesterday, Julia Gillard finally acknowledged the real problem behind rising electricity prices – the unfinished business of electricity market reform in electricity networks. But I’m not convinced she’s got much of a clue what to do about.

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