Jared Mullane

Jared Mullane Jared Mullane is a Canstar Blue journalist covering the retail energy market. Whether it's electricity, gas or both, he's keen to share his insights and knowledge to help Aussies save money on household energy costs.

Dodo and CovaU to refund energy customers over discount claims

Posted by July 19th 2019

Electricity retailers Dodo and CovaU will refund customers after being issued with infringement notices by the consumer watchdog for alleged misleading claims about the discounts available on their energy plans. The companies have paid penalties of …

How to watch State of Origin 2019

Posted by July 8th 2019

It’s that time of year again where sporting fans across the country bust out the blue and maroon. Perhaps Australia’s greatest sporting rivalry, State of Origin is the Superbowl of the National Rugby League (NRL) …

Red Energy Qantas Points

How to earn Qantas Frequent Flyer points with Red Energy

Posted by July 17th 2019

Red Energy has teamed up with Qantas to offer two new electricity and gas products that bring bonus Frequent Flyer points. With the Qantas Red Saver and the Qantas Red Plus, customers can accumulate up …

Default Electricity Market Offer

Default Market Offer (DMO) Explained

Posted by July 17th 2019

As any energy-bill payer will tell you, electricity prices have been climbing for some years now. Only recently have changes to the retail market given customers a glimmer of hope for lowering power prices. Following …

Victorian Default Offer Explained

Victorian Default Offer (VDO) Explained

Posted by July 17th 2019

With energy prices skyrocketing in recent years, changes have been introduced to make electricity ‘fairer’ for all Victorians. From July 1, customers in Victoria on standing offers – a basic energy plan usually with higher …

Fronius Solar Batteries and Inverters

Fronius Solar Batteries and Inverters

Posted by June 25th 2019

Canstar Blue reviews the Austrian brand Fronius so you can feel confident about choosing the right solar storage system for your home.

LG Chem RESU: Battery Review & Guide

Posted by June 21st 2019

Is the LG Chem RESU battery an energy storage solution for your household? Compare prices, specs and more in this Canstar Blue review.