Energex & Ergon Merger Proposal? The fact’s the State Government failed to mention
Energex & Ergon Merger Proposal?
“The opposition says the State Government failed to mention its plan to merge Queensland’s two biggest electricity suppliers. An Energex & Ergon Merger.”
Apparently the government says the move is aimed at reforming Queensland’s electricity sector but cannot yet guarantee that it will lower any power bills.
Unions say it will mean job losses and an unreliable supply which could cause higher power costs in more regional areas of Queensland. Minister of Energy, Mark McArdle says that the State Government is determined to drive down power prices. However, Annastacia Palaszczuk stated her suspiciousness over a secret plan to privatise the Electricity Sector.
Read the full article in regards to the energex and ergon plan to merger on the ABC News website