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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Alinta Energy removes hassle of moving house for WA customers

Posted by December 2nd 2019

Moving away from talk of big discounts, Alinta Energy has launched a bold new attempt to attract Western Australian gas customers by giving them a helping hand into their new property. Alinta Energy has teamed up …

Switching Electricity Providers in Debt

Posted by November 8th 2019

Let’s face it, we all use energy – from flicking a light switch to turning on the dishwasher – there’s no escaping it. And the reality of using energy means that households have to foot …

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NSW Electricity Distribution Companies

Posted by November 27th 2019

Electricity distributors maintain the electricity network to deliver power to your home and business. Canstar Blue discusses Ausgrid, Endeavour and Essential Energy.

Fuse Boxes and Switchboards Explained

Posted by October 29th 2019

Not entirely sure what your fuse box does? Learn everything you need to know about meter boxes, switchboards and more with Canstar Blue.

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Default Market Offer (DMO) Explained

Posted by December 4th 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 …

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Switching Energy Providers Guide

Posted by December 13th 2019

These days, Aussies have a mountain of reasons to shop around for a new energy provider, particularly as market deregulation has given customers the freedom to get up and leave if they’re unsatisfied with their …


Origin Energy Plans in NSW

Posted by November 4th 2019

Origin Energy is one of the largest electricity companies in Australia, powering millions of homes and small businesses across the country. On this page, you’ll find an updated list of Origin’s electricity plans that are …