The National Electricity Market (NEM) is complex, and that complexity is increasing, making it virtually impossible for consumers to engage with the market as it was intended, to ensure only the best products and services would survive. 

Click on the links below to access reference materials and essential background reading to help you understand the current debates on energy supply in Australia and its effects on SA consumers. 

As new material is added it will appear at the top of this page under the ENERGY heading. 

Consumers SA’s policies on electricity and other essential services can be found by following the link to the Association’s Current Policy Agenda here.

The initial material in this part of our website was compiled with the help of Jo De Silva, Senior Policy Officer, South Australian Council of Social Service.

AuthorRay Dennis