Electric Vehicles | QUESTION TIME

Dr CLOSE (Port Adelaide—Deputy Leader of the Opposition) (14:18): My question is to the Premier. Did the Premier conduct any modelling on the impact that the electric car tax would have on the take-up of electric vehicles prior to announcing the additional charging stations? The Hon. D.C. VAN HOLST PELLEKAAN (Stuart—Minister for Energy and Mining) (14:18): Our […]

Statutes Amendment (National Energy Laws) (Stand-Alone Power Systems) Bill | SPEECH

Introduction and First Reading The Hon. D.C. VAN HOLST PELLEKAAN (Stuart—Minister for Energy and Mining) (19:48): Obtained leave and introduced a bill for an act to amend the National Electricity (South Australia) Act 1996 and the National Energy Retail Law (South Australia) Act 2011. Read a first time. Second Reading The Hon. D.C. VAN HOLST PELLEKAAN […]

Electricity interconnector | QUESTION TIME

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (14:17): My question is to the Minister for Energy and Mining. Can the minister advise the house of support, or otherwise, for the proposed interconnector between South Australia and New South Wales? With your leave and that of the house, sir, I will explain. …Can the minister advise the house of support, or […]

State electricity network | MOTION

The Hon. D.C. VAN HOLST PELLEKAAN (Stuart—Minister for Energy and Mining) (12:00): I thank the member for King for her well-researched and well-presented contribution. I also rise to support the motion—initially from the member for Morphett, now the Minister for Trade and Investment—moved very well today by the member for Flinders. I am in strong support […]

Energy Prices | QUESTION TIME

Ms LUETHEN (King) (14:26): My question is to the Minister for Energy and Mining. Can the minister please update the house on how the state government’s policies are cutting energy bills for South Australians? With the leave of the house I will explain. Leave granted. Ms LUETHEN: The Essential Services Commission of South Australia’s energy retail price […]

Renewable Energy | QUESTION TIME

Mr COWDREY (Colton) (15:08): My question is to the Minister for Energy and Mining. Can the minister update the house on jobs in renewable energy and the role of the South Australia to New South Wales interconnector? The Hon. D.C. VAN HOLST PELLEKAAN (Stuart—Minister for Energy and Mining) (15:08): Thank you to the member for Colton for […]

Strzelecki Track

Mr TRELOAR (Flinders) (15:00): My question is to the Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Local Government. Can the minister inform the house about how the Marshall government is supporting the South Australian economy through the sealing of the Strzelecki Track? The Hon. S.K. KNOLL (Schubert—Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Local Government, Minister for Planning) (15:00): I thank […]