Australia Power bills a priority for voters: survey

02:20  16 april  2018
02:20  16 april  2018 Source:   MSN

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It found 90 per cent of voters think it's important that household and business energy bills are reduced while 88 per cent supported investment in energy efficiency.

More voters opposed, than supported, reducing incentives for renewable energy and energy storage, according to the survey commissioned by ACOSS, the Property Council of Australia and the Energy Efficiency Council.

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As energy ministers prepare to meet to discuss the National Energy Guarantee, the survey of 1000 Australians also found a majority of voters backed other energy efficiency policies.

These included incentives to upgrade commercial buildings, setting minimum standards for rental homes and upgrading the energy efficiency of public buildings such as schools and hospitals.

"Upgrading an existing home from the equivalent of 2 stars to 5 stars can save a household $600 a year," ACOSS CEO Cassandra Goldie said.

"Mandating energy efficient standards for rental properties and investing in energy efficiency measures for low-income households, will make a huge difference to energy stress, health and wellbeing."

But voters were more divided on whether governments should invest in new coal-fired generators, with just four per cent supporting the idea.

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Concerns about the rising cost of living abound, regardless of income level, despite the fact that the price of a typical basket of goods is historically low.It ranks alongside crime and healthcare as our three biggest qualms according to the latest Ipsos Issues monitor, which asks respondents to select the most important issues facing the nation.

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