‘Writing on the wall’:Origin’s Calabria explains plan to quit controversial fracking project
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‘Writing on the wall’:Origin’s Calabria explains plan to quit controversial fracking project

Origin’s plans to frack for gas in the NT’s Beetaloo Basin had come under intense scrutiny from environmentalists and Indigenous groups,which has influenced shareholders.

  • bySimon Johanson

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Origin faces more uncertainty after year of ‘unparalleled’ challenges

Origin faces more uncertainty after year of ‘unparalleled’ challenges

One of Australia’s largest power and gas suppliers says it is unable to provide any profit targets for the year ahead because of the unpredictable state of the Australian and international energy markets.

  • byNick Toscano
Power companies switch off support for key clean energy proposal

Power companies switch off support for key clean energy proposal

Power companies are opposing a key energy policy designed to help Labor deliver its climate ambitions,but experts say state ministers can ease the stand-off.

  • byMike Foley
Gas giants hold emergency talks as minister threatens intervention
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Gas giants hold emergency talks as minister threatens intervention

Australia’s three largest east-coast gas producers have held emergency talks to hash out a new deal to shore up domestic supplies.

  • byNick Toscano andMike Foley
Origin Energy locks in coal to ease power crunch

Origin Energy locks in coal to ease power crunch

The power and gas supplier has locked in half of the 6 million tonnes of coal it needs to ease the threat of a fuel shortage at Australia’s largest power plant.

  • byNick Toscano
Power giants want new projects prioritised as coal is phased out

Power giants want new projects prioritised as coal is phased out

Origin Energy and EnergyAustralia want support for new projects that would back up renewables,and want to be paid for guaranteeing power,not just providing it.

  • byNick Toscano
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Origin Energy hit with record fine for failing distressed customers

Origin Energy hit with record fine for failing distressed customers

Power and gas supplier Origin Energy has been dealt a record $17 million fine after breaching legal obligations to tens of thousands of customers.

  • byNick Toscano
Union calls for new tax on gas exporters ahead of ministers’ crisis talks

Union calls for new tax on gas exporters ahead of ministers’ crisis talks

The Australian Workers’ Union’s demand comes as energy chiefs warn more small electricity retailers could collapse under the weight of soaring wholesale prices.

  • byNick Toscano,Mike Foley andMiki Perkins
‘Biggest energy crisis in 50 years’:East coast cold snap ignites gas price fears

‘Biggest energy crisis in 50 years’:East coast cold snap ignites gas price fears

The Albanese government is under pressure to stop spiralling power bills amid the worst energy crisis in decades.

  • byNick O'Malley,Nick Toscano andJackson Graham
Perfect energy storm will inflict higher power bills on consumers

Perfect energy storm will inflict higher power bills on consumers

Origin’s coal supply woes are being further exacerbated by difficulties in receiving other coal by rail - some of which are being affected by excess rain.

  • byElizabeth Knight
Coal crunch hits Origin’s Eraring power plant as energy crisis deepens

Coal crunch hits Origin’s Eraring power plant as energy crisis deepens

A shortage of coal at Australia’s largest power station threatens to deepen a worsening energy crisis engulfing the east coast,and send power bills even higher.

  • byNick Toscano