Well its very clear that our new government is very happy for Australians to continue paying a premium for electricity rather than generate your own electricity from wind or solar.
1. Abolishing the remaining spending linked to the carbon tax will deliver savings of $7.5 billion.
2.Discontinuing the business compensation measures introduced to provide partial relief to selected sectors and industries for the hit from the carbon tax ($5.1 billion) – including:
2. Discontinuing the Clean Technology Program ($0.4 billion);
3. Discontinuing other small Clean Energy Future business compensation measures including the Energy Efficiency Information Grants, the Clean Energy Skills package, and the Clean Technology Focus for Supply Chain programs;
4.Discontinuing energy market compensation measures which will no longer be needed once the carbon tax has been scrapped ($0.5 billion);