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    Default Re: Is your electricity bill cheaper since the carbon tax was introduced?

    Just curious is anyone who got smaller bills with energy Australia (used to be tru energy?) Because they had me on a payment plan and I ended up paying over $500 more than I should have, I am now in credit for my next bill. Their estimates were way off.

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    Default Is your electricity bill cheaper since the carbon tax was introduced?

    Our was almost double and we didn't use no where near as much power.

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    Default Is your electricity bill cheaper since the carbon tax was introduced?

    I hate it. For Christmas we are buying a 7 star tv $2700 but costs about $60 a year to run. I'm trying to upgrade our appliances to higher star ratings to help it out! It's ridiculous. We're not even home!!!!

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    Default Is your electricity bill cheaper since the carbon tax was introduced?

    In qld it's gone up, not because of the carbon tax but because of 'infrastructure costs'

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    My bills have always been around 50 to 150 mark , my last one was 600 . I was spewing. It was over the winter period so my heater was on a lot but still.

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    Ours was a lot more expensive.... Everyone in my extended family had increased bills. My aunts went up by $600 in a quarter!!

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    Default Re: Is your electricity bill cheaper since the carbon tax was introduced?

    Ours had gone up by almost 20%. Usage went down but bill went up. We are in nsw.

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    Default Is your electricity bill cheaper since the carbon tax was introduced?

    Mine used to be less than $200 and the last two were $350+!!!

    Eta-I'm getting solar next week so I'll see how it is on my next bill.
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    Default Is your electricity bill cheaper since the carbon tax was introduced?

    In sa too. Ours went from 600 to 700 for winter bill

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    Default Is your electricity bill cheaper since the carbon tax was introduced?

    Mine have Always been around $100- $130 in this new house but my next one probably be a bit higher once the aircon finally gets fixed


 

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