Our capabilities

The energy team brings extensive knowledge and expertise in all aspects of competitive electricity and gas markets.  This has been developed through work in all the Australian States and Territories that has included energy market reform, energy policy and regulation, economic and market analysis, and sophisticated modelling of these markets.

Services provided in electricity and gas markets include:

  • studies into all aspects of electricity and gas market operation and outlooks
  • transaction support and due diligence reports and reliance
  • market rules changes and reform
  • analysis and quantitative assessments of policy
  • environmental policies and products (carbon pricing, renewable energy)
  • business case assessment and cost benefit analysis
  • regulatory pricing and analysis
  • education and training

 

Our clients

We proudly work with many of the companies operating in Australia’s energy markets, such as large generating and retail companies, government, regulators and market operators.

We listen to our clients and understand what they hope to achieve. They value that our advice is independent and consistently high-quality, relevant and effective.

Our projects

We have assisted our clients to better understand the impacts of their actions on electricity and gas markets.  Our projects have included:

  • transaction support and the provision of due diligence market reports in the electricity and gas sectors
  • assessment of changes to environmental policies including carbon pricing and renewable energy
  • review of technology trends and the implications for further distributed generation development and associated business risks
  • cost benefit analysis of potential changes to the way the Western Australian electricity market operates
  • electricity and gas demand forecasting
  • electricity and gas market long term contract review and advice
  • review of proposed changes to transmission pricing arrangements and modelling the impacts to participants
  • training in relation to the operation of the National Electricity Market and the trading and pricing of derivative contracts
  • advice and bench-marking for regulatory determinations