Monika Gudova

Monika Gudova Monika Gudova is one of Canstar Blue’s resident energy journalists, covering everything from retail affairs to renewables and industry news. With plenty of experience writing about energy, she’s equipped with the tools necessary to help everyday Aussies better understand everything from where their power is coming from, to the fine print on their electricity bills. Monika’s interest and investment in power generation outside of normal working hours is one of her greatest assets, bringing her background knowledge to help consumers make cleaner, greener decisions.

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A share house guide to electricity

Posted by November 12th 2020

You and a mate you’ve known since high school have decided to start a share house together. You’ve found a random stranger on Facebook to take the worst room, and are now spending half of …

Click Energy Solar Review & Guide

Posted by November 3rd 2020

If you’ve got solar panels, there’s a decent chance you’ve got your head around the limited solar-specific electricity plans available to you. Click Energy has a habit of changing its plan line-up regularly, but consistently …

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Simply Energy speeds into Victoria with low-cost NRMA deal

Posted by October 21st 2020

Gear up Victorians, Simply Energy has launched a flash new deal that’ll make sure you’re headed for the fast lane – the fast lane to energy bill savings… The retailer is offering a plan that gives …

Australia's 'Greenest' Energy Providers

Is there a ‘greenest’ energy provider?

Posted by November 4th 2020

Many electricity providers would like to be seen as 'green', despite using non-renewable energy. We review Australia's greenest energy providers.

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Origin vs ReAmped Energy: Electricity Cost Comparison

Posted by October 28th 2020

To finally settle the age-old argument of ‘is bigger always better?’, we’ve put two brands at opposite ends of the energy spectrum side-by-side to find out which is cheapest. Household name Origin enters the ring …

EnergyAustralia Total Plan Review

EnergyAustralia Total Plan Review

Posted by October 21st 2020

EnergyAustralia’s new Total Plan has fixed rates and no conditional discounts. Does this make it better or worse value than other plans on the market? Find out at Canstar Blue.