Brendon O'Neill

Brendon O'Neill Brendon O’Neill is a Canstar Blue journalist covering all aspects of the energy industry, from generation to legislation and everything in between. With a particular focus on energy retail, he’s passionate about helping Australian consumers better-navigate their energy options and find a better deal.

Victoria Electricity Tariffs

Understanding Victoria Electricity Tariffs

Posted by January 16th 2020

How can electricity tariffs save you money? Find the best electricity tariff to suit your needs with Canstar Blue’s guide to Victorian tariffs.


Solar Installation Costs Explained

Posted by January 13th 2020

Rooftop solar can be a great investment, but how much does it cost to install? Canstar Blue has produced a price guide to indicate what you might expect.

Alinta Energy vs Dodo Power & Gas: Compare Electricity Plans

Posted by January 17th 2020

In this cost comparison, Canstar Blue reviews the electricity retail offerings of Alinta Energy and Dodo Power & Gas to help you better-understand your options and potentially find a better deal. Alinta and Dodo operate …

solar power in Queensland

A guide to solar power in Queensland

Posted by January 16th 2020

What is the price of solar in Queensland and should you buy? Canstar Blue looks at what Queenslanders need to know about solar.

Electricity Costs per kWh

Average Electricity Costs per kWh

Posted by January 16th 2020

Canstar Blue has calculated and compared the average kWh price of electricity in NSW, QLD, VIC and SA. See how your state compares.

energy costs of portable fans

The running cost of portable fans

Posted by December 30th 2019

Tower, bladeless, pedestal and desk fans. Canstar Blue looks at how much these fans cost to run. You might be surprised.