Election issues turn to escalating electricity prices

Derek Barry
By Derek Barry
Updated November 13 2017 - 12:29am, first published November 10 2017 - 3:27am
Surging power prices is a hot button election issue.

The Queensland Electricity Users Network has used the election to call on the government to take action on power prices after Ergon reported a near tripling of uncollectable bad debt.


Derek Barry

Derek Barry

Editor, the North West Star

Editor of the North West Star Mount Isa since January 2016. Prior to that, an editor at several regional southern Queensland newspapers. Passionate about telling local stories. Comes with a strange accent to due an Irish accident of birth.