Jared Mullane

Jared Mullane Jared Mullane is an energy journalist at Canstar Blue, reporting on news and trends within the retail market. Whether it’s base rates, sign-up incentives or good old-fashioned customer service, Jared aims to help Aussies find a better deal on their power. His candid approach to an often-convoluted industry can be credited to his background in journalism. Aside from what’s making headlines, Jared also has an interest in electric vehicles, household energy efficiency and off-grid technologies.

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Energy bills to drop by up to 14% for Victorians on default offers

Posted by November 27th 2020

Default energy offers in Victoria for residential and small business customers are set to become cheaper from January 2021 thanks to falling wholesale electricity prices. Victoria’s energy regulator has released a decision stating that the Victorian …

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Momentum Energy brings hot new solar deal to Queensland

Posted by November 23rd 2020

Aussie-owned retailer Momentum Energy has washed ashore in sunny Queensland, bringing its competitive flagship offers as well as a sizzling new solar deal. Solar Step-Up is offering customers a generous 13.5c/kWh feed-in tariff (FiT) which is …

How to watch State of Origin 2020

Posted by November 16th 2020

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) …

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A Guide to Home Energy Monitors

Posted by November 26th 2020

We all know we can reduce our power bills by switching off lights and standby appliances, but you’re sort of flying blind unless you know when or where the power is going to waste. Home …

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Red Energy takes off with new Qantas Frequent Flyer promotion

Posted by November 12th 2020

For a limited time only, a new incentive from Aussie-owned retailer Red Energy has landed that helps customers maintain or improve their Qantas Frequent Flyer tier. New residential customers who sign up between 11 November 2020 …

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South Australia Energy Rates Explained

Posted by November 20th 2020

South Australians have more than 20 retailers to choose from when it comes to powering their home, which is great news if you like a bit of variety in your life. However, with so many …

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Expert Picks: Best Value Energy Plans NSW (Nov 2020)

Posted by November 23rd 2020

Despite recent changes to how energy providers can advertise their plans, comparing and finding the best deal for your circumstances is still quite tricky. But with huge savings potentially on offer, it pays to do …