How crippling the RET could cost you

Slashing the RET could actually increase overall costs to consumers, a new AGL paper shows. And while it may have an agenda in this claim, it appears TRUenergy – which is now pushing for RET dilution – agreed just a few months ago.

AGL has just released another of its Applied Economic and Policy Research Working Papers, illustrating a rather counter-intuitive result – that abolishing or substantially reducing the Renewable Energy Target might actually increase overall costs to consumers.


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