Tag: Community

Weekly update 9/7/20017

It has been a busy week… On Tuesday, we hosted Mike Young and Paul Freeman from the DP&E for their Dalton site visit. We appreciate having been given the opportunity to speak directly with them and to show them the around. Yass Real Estate Principal Michael Gray joined us for preliminary discussions before we went […]

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STOP PRESS – What is happening in Dalton, right on Canberra’s doorstep

STOP PRESS – What is happening in Dalton, right on Canberra’s doorstep Rumour has it that The RiotACT is running a story on Tuesday on the proposed gas fired peaking power plant at Dalton. The RiotACT (a popular online publication) has a substantial following in the ACT and always encourages input from its readers. It […]

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Weekly update 18 June 2017

Very quiet week for the AAADPP and nothing heard but crickets. The AAADPP have floated the idea of a community meeting to discuss our participation in the proposed Dalton Power Project Community Consultative Committee (DPPCCC). This has not yet been organised, as we are still waiting on responses from both the Department of Planning and Environment (DP&E) […]

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Angus Taylor writes to AGL’s Andrew Vesey

As promised during his visit to the Dalton Royal Hotel in May, Angus Taylor has written to AGL’s Andrew Vesey to voice his objections to AGL’s massive industrial gas-fired power plant in picturesque rural Dalton. Angus outlined the significant changes in the immediate community surrounding AGL’s land, including a 17% growth in registered enrolments in […]

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Get paid to cut your power usage through demand response

The AEMO has caused a media frenzy this week by announcing a demand-response trial that could kick-start the move to a smarter energy market. AEMO CEO Audrey Zibelman, who championed demand response in reforming New York’s Energy Vision program, announced the trial this week, saying: “If we can reduce the amount of demand, that has the […]

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Angus tells Crookwell Gazette “I have real concerns” in regards to AGL

Angus Taylor has spoken to Mariam Koslay of the Crookwell Gazette about his village visits over the weekend. While much is discussed in the article about local issues, Angus has stated publicly: “I’ll be writing to AGL outlining my concerns and writing on behalf of the community,” he said. “It’s one thing to be seriously committed to […]

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Weekly wrap-up 14 May 2017

This week started with a story about the opportunity for energy storage in SA, and ended with having a beer with local Federal member Angus Taylor at the Dalton Royal Hotel. Angus Taylor MP joined locals at the pub on Saturday afternoon to field their questions. While he was happy to discuss all subjects of concern, […]

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Have a beer and chat with Angus

Angus Taylor, our local Federal member, will be visiting Dalton this Saturday 13 May,  2.30pm at the Dalton Royal Hotel. He is keen to have a chat with the locals and for them to raise any questions or concerns they have regarding AGL’s massive industrial gas-fired power plant planned for Dalton. Please take this opportunity to […]

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The energy revolution is here

Take a look at this article on the move to more innovative supplies of electricity. With the record increase in rooftop solar in 2016 and again in the first 4 months of this year, consumers are now moving to integrate battery systems within their households. This gives them the opportunity to significantly reduce their power bills […]

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Weekly wrap-up 7 May 2017

The AAADPP aims to provide weekly updates on news, the campaign, information from the Department of Planning, and correspondence with our local members of parliament and associated ministers. This week, we provided an update on Where we are – and where we are going, outlining what will be happening next in the planning assessment process, what […]

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