Wholesale Pricing

Regulatory Framework - Wholesale Price Regulation

From 1 January 2014, the Regulator has in the past regulated the pricing policies of Hydro Tasmania's wholesale contract activities.

From this date, Hydro Tasmania is required, under the Electricity Supply lndustry Act 1995 (ESI Act), to offer a range of regulated electricity contracts to authorised retailers operating in Tasmania.

Frequency Control Ancillary Services

The Regulator has in the past regulated the pricing policies of Hydro Tasmania in its supply of raise contingency frequency control ancillary services (FCAS). Further information on the Regulator's 2010 FCAS Investigation and the Regulator's 2015 Review of the declaration of raise contingency FCAS as a declared electrical service is available here.