The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (the Tribunal) is responsible for determining prices and advising the state Government on pricing policy for government monopoly services within the urban passenger network.
On 16 June 1998, Bob Carr, Premier of New South Wales, issued a Special Reference on Electricity to the Tribunal under Section 12A of the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal Act 1992.
The Tribunal commissioned this paper by Dr Stephen King of the Research School for the Social Sciences at the ANU to assist in its consideration of the regulation of the electricity transmission network in NSW.Transmission pricing can be a difficu
IPART commissioned Frontier Economics to provide advice on cost drivers of recent retail electricity prices for small retail customers.
IPART has reviewed regulated standard tariffs and charges for small retail gas customers in NSW. The existing voluntary transitional pricing arrangements (VTPAs) agreed between IPART and the standard gas retail suppliers expire on 30 June 2010.
RP18Reports on the role of distribution network pricing in demand management. Proposes treating distribution networks as part of an energy services market. Argues that distribution network pricing is critical to supply and demand responses.
The Minister for Resources and Energy has requested that IPART undertake a review and make a new determination for regulated electricity retail prices from 1 July 2013 until 30 June 2016.
The Tribunal engaged Frontier Economics to provide supplementary advice on changes to the NEM wholesale electricity prices that occurred after the Tribunal released its draft determination in April 2007 and this report sets out Frontier Economics’