The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) is delighted with a near million-dollar boost to its ecoBiz program, which will help more small businesses save on their energy bills. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says State Government pre-Budget plans to invest in energy supply is a step in the right direction, but will not reduce electricity prices for small businesses in the short to medium term. Read more.
The pre-Budget announcement to invest in energy supply for Queensland takes some general steps in the right direction, but will not reduce electricity prices for businesses in the short to medium term. Read more.
Queensland small businesses are once again facing an electricity price hike this year with the Queensland Competition Authority (QCA) releasing its final determination on notified prices for Regional Queensland. An 8.2 per cent rise has been indicated, sending shockwaves throughout the business community. Read more.
Over the past six months, electricity pricing has become a hot topic, dominating much of the Federal Government’s rhetoric leading up to the 2017-18 Federal Budget in May. However, despite all the posturing, the Budget was energy “lite”. Read more.
While the Paris accord on climate change might be centre stage at the moment, CCIQ and members of its ecoBiz program are making real-world energy savings at a grassroots level. Read more.
Small businesses in regional Queensland face another $100 hike in their electricity bills following an unexpected increase determined by the Queensland Competition Authority (QCA). Read more.
CCIQ’s successful business sustainability program ecoBiz has gone from strength to strength as the program approaches 100 partners. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has partnered with power management specialists Quality Energy to produce a white paper with tips to save 35 per cent off energy bills. Read more.
Queensland small businesses face increased electricity bills after measures aimed at cutting their costs were rejected. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) welcomes the State Government’s renewable energy target, but questions how much it will ultimately cost small business. Read more.
CCIQ Director of Advocacy Nick Behrens delivered a keynote address at the inaugural Regional Universities Network conference in Rockhampton last Friday. Read more.
Electricity prices have, on average, doubled over the past seven years, which has created an enormous hurdle for small businesses trying to remain competitive. Read more.