What the Australian Government has done to Tasmanians in the last 6 months is almost incomprehensible.
Social innovation and the social economy can cause great confusion. Many terms are new, overlapping or not that useful in the first place. Our colleagues at VCOSS have put together a series of briefing papers to help fight the confusion.
The ball’s now in the court of the Tasmanian Liberal Senate team to ensure the Turnbull Government finally shows leadership on this issue by halting the rollout and adopting all eight of the Ombudsman’s recommendations
The Ombudsman calls for a halt to any further rollout until a comprehensive evaluation of what has happened is undertaken. (Recommendation 8). The Ombudsman has also called for further roll out to be done incrementally.
There are lots of simple ways to reduce power costs – even if you live in a rental house.