WA trials power price spike to encourage users to soak up midday sun

MORE than 400 Synergy customers will participate in a trial that will see participants’ electricity prices spike during evening peak demand times, in a bid to encourage users to soak up the vast amount of electricity being generated during the day from rooftop solar.

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Government aims to balance supply demand challenge created by renewables

The Western Australian government is trialling a new Midday Saver Tariff which will see customers pay eight cents per kilowatt hour between 9am and 3pm, 55c/kWh between 3pm and 9am, and 20c/kWh from