Electricity prices set to spike after government challenge

By Mike Foley
Updated March 2 2016 - 3:19am, first published March 1 2016 - 6:05pm
NSW Government's challenge to limits on power bills looks set to allow network to bill for a higher proportion of their maintenance and infrastructure costs.

PRICE hikes on power bills are back on the agenda, following a government-backed challenge to last year’s ruling from independent watchdog, the Australian Electricity Regulator, to reign in prices.