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  • Can You Kill the Bill OR will the Electricity Bill Kill You?

    Charging Bull or Electricity Bill, take it by the Horns! ‘Moment of Truth’ is a bullfighting term, a translation of the Spanish “el momento de la verdad”. To end a bullfight, the matador takes his sword and gets the bull to charge straight at him, so that he can...

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  • Méthode Traditionnelle? Good for Sparkling Wine; Bad for Electricity Comparison

    My Electricity Price Shock When I received my electricity bill in late March, at a time of peak production in ‘Vintage Wines’, I realised the total due amount was unusually high. Though I could recollect a notification of a rate increase by the electricity provider, I was not too...

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  • SOLAR FEED IN TARIFF: ARE YOU FIT FOR THE SOLAR FIT?

    Electricity Prices up 20% Electricity consumers in Victoria have had bad news once again.  AGL, Origin Energy and Energy Australia have all announced price rises of around 20% with effect from 1st of July. When low cost electricity with lower carbon emissions is the need of the decade, the...

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  • Energy Umpire: A Revolutionary New Energy Comparison Service

    Energy is a pain in the neck, right? We all have to pay energy bills, but the hard part is keeping on top of it. Dealing with the confusion and hassle that the electricity and gas suppliers seem to create is a real headache.  Sometimes it’s easier just to...

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  • A Revolutionary Way to Always Get the Cheapest Electricity and Gas Prices.

    Energy is a pain in the neck, right? We all have to pay energy bills, but the hard part is keeping on top of it. Dealing with the confusion and hassle that the energy providers seem to create is a real headache.  Sometimes it’s easier just to ignore it...

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  • Penalties not Rewards for Energy Loyalty: AGL

    Most of us have experienced that free cup of coffee after we’ve had our card punched 10 times.  Or the less frequent free flight. So, it might be small but there’s a reward for loyalty. Is there a reward for being a loyal energy customer? Let’s see what AGL’s...

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  • Do “Make it Cheaper” – “Make it Cheapest”?

    Why talk about make it cheaper? Make it Cheaper are the market leader in comparing business electricity and gas prices. We ask the question: do you get the cheapest electricity and gas from Make it Cheaper? What do make it cheaper do? Make it Cheaper are a comparison service...

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  • Try getting the cheapest gas price. Go on, just try it!

    Do you care about gas? No one in the energy industry really cares about gas. Gas companies make less margin and comparison services get paid half of what they get paid for an electricity customer, at best, and usually less.  Many comparison services only get paid for gas customers...

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  • Practical solutions not always what we need

    Engineers provide society with practical solutions to its problems. Want to move around quickly? Engineers invent bikes, cars and aircraft. Want to read or work at night or indoors … they invent electric lights. Want to stay cool in summer … they invent air-conditioning. Typically engineers provide practical solutions...

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  • 5 Ways to Get Cheapest Electricity and Gas

    1. Cheapest energy provider? The first thing to know is that most customers are not even on the best rate with their current provider.  So it’s not the provider you want, it’s the best prices.  If you’ve been with a provider for a year or more, you have probably...

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