Jeff Dimery

Fed govt backs Alinta-FMG power station

The use of renewable energy in the mining sector is being given a boost, with the federal government and Alinta Energy jointly funding a $200 million solar facility that will help to power Fortescue Metals Group’s iron ore mines.

Sparks expected on NW power

A dispute between privately owned Alinta Energy and Horizon Power hangs over state government plans to overhaul the north-west’s unregulated electricity network.

Kleenheat fuels gas market battle

In just its second year in the tightly held retail gas market, Wesfarmers’ Kleenheat brand has stirred up intense competition among business customers.

Contestability comes at a cost, says Alinta

Alinta Energy has given a lukewarm response to reforms that could provide the state’s residential customers with a choice of electricity retailers for the first time.

Osborn, Howarth join new Alinta board

Alinta Energy has appointed a new board featuring former chairman Tony Howarth and former Alcoa managing director Wayne Osborn, after shareholders approved a major restructuring that saw the group's assets sold to a private equity consortium.