Victoria is one of the most urbanised and densely populated states of Australia. For such state energy companies are real assets. Such companies usually invest in production and supply of gas and electricity. And now energy companies Victoria are investing in sustainable energy businesses.
AGL, TRU energy, City Power, NEMMCO, Powercor, etc. are few companies which are continuously providing electricity to cities and shires of the Australian state of Victoria. These companies has established various small units for power generation, so that, the electrical energy can be distributed efficiently in all areas.
TRU energy has,
the Yallourn coal-fired power station and mine in the Latrobe Valley, Victoria
A 966MW hedge agreement with Ecogen Newport and Jeeralang power stations in Victoria
The 12 petajoule Iona gas processing plant near Port Campbell, Victoria.
Bogong hydro peaking station (Vic)
Hallett Wind Farm (SA)
Hallett Hill Wind Farm (SA)
Mac Arthur Wind Farm (Vic).
Coal has always been the traditional form of producing electricity in Victoria. But now due to continuous development of the technology Victorian companies has broken the conventional form. Renewable energy sources are increasingly regarded as the best option for our current dependence on the fossil fuels for power generation. Hydro, Solar, Wind, Gas, Oil, all sustainable sources of energy are in use. Use of these resources increase the production to multiple times in an environment friendly manner. Now Victorians are encouraged to utilise renewable energy in a variety of ways. They are moving more towards the application of solar panels at homes. Even government is helping them by providing rebates for the installation of these panels. The companies are also promoting such kind of methods for production of electricity.
Companies of Victoria are efficient enough to handle the situation during some emergency or calamity. All the companies produce and supply the electrical energy to the state by adopting different sources. If one relies on hydro energy, then the other uses solar or wind energy to run it’s industry. It seems that government has well planned strategy to run these units. The companies work not only to produce more energy, but also have infrastructural units to decide the distribution of electricity within a specific area. These companies take complete responsibility to meet the demand of the consumers, and also see to it that they are not putting any burden on the pockets of their customers. Both government and private sectors are also running awareness campaigns so that public can give their contribution in saving electricity. All energy companies are regularly proving their worth for development of the state.