People power will shape Australia's energy market in 2018

This year has been one of the most volatile in Australia’s energy history.

It has been punctuated by some of the highest electricity prices in the world, a future gas shortage, power station closures, fears of a repeat of South Australia’s total state blackout, and a half-built energy policy as a breakwater against an under strain power grid’s failure.

The National Electricity Market – a series of interconnecting energy assets that pow