Kelseigh Wrigley

Kelseigh Wrigley Kelseigh Wrigley is an energy content producer at Canstar Blue, covering all things consumer related. As a qualified journalist, Kelseigh aims to light the way for everyday Aussies, helping them find a better deal on their energy plan. Whether it's value for money, new incentives, deals on gas or solar, Kelseigh is keen to help customers put money back in their pockets.

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Sydney: Watch out for peak energy prices this summer

Posted by November 5th 2021

Sydney residents will need to be mindful of their energy use during peak time periods as summer tariffs come into effect across most of the city. This means that Sydneysiders living on the Ausgrid network will …

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List of solar battery companies in Australia

Posted by November 19th 2021

Canstar Blue takes a look at what solar power battery storage units are available in Australia, including Tesla, Redflow, Fronius and more.

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A new solar offer for customers in regional Queensland

Posted by November 18th 2021

Origin Energy’s solar packages have arrived in regional and North Queensland, offering customers a fully-installed system with no upfront costs, as well as interest-free repayments. The ‘Home Solar’ and ‘Business Solar’ packages are now available in …

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Electricity deals that don’t lock you in

Posted by November 9th 2021

Want to switch energy providers, but worried about being stuck in a contract? Canstar Blue explains how electricity contracts really work, which retailers will lock you in, and which you’re free to leave at any …

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Energy Switching Deals & Promotions

Posted by November 5th 2021

Canstar Blue reviews energy offers from retailers including AGL, EnergyAustralia, Simply Energy, Powershop, Click Energy & Red Energy.

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Two independents battle over cheapest energy prices in NSW

Posted by October 27th 2021

Small independent provider ReAmped Energy is battling it out with Aussie-owned GloBird Energy to deliver the cheapest electricity prices in New South Wales. The price war begun when GloBird re-introduced its market offers across the state, …

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Origin whacked with monster fine in Victoria for charging exit fees

Posted by October 25th 2021

Origin Energy has paid penalties totalling $5 million for allegedly charging exit fees to more than 20,000 small business customers in Victoria. The retail energy giant was slapped with 250 penalty notices from Victoria’s energy regulator …

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How much electricity does your lawn mower use?

Posted by October 26th 2021

When you’re out mowing the yard in the scorching sun, you probably don’t stop to think about what your mower is costing you to run. It is relatively easy to know how much you’re spending …

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How much electricity does a fish tank use?

Posted by October 25th 2021

Keeping fish can be an expensive hobby. Find out how much your fish tank could be adding to your electricity bill at Canstar Blue.