| Inquiry into Feed-in Tariff Arrangements and Barriers to Distributed Generation|
The Treasurer released the Commission’s final report: Power from the People: Inquiry into Distributed Generation, and the Government’s response on 3 September 2012.
The inquiry commenced on 13 January 2012, when the Victorian Treasurer announced that the Commission would undertake an inquiry into feed-in tariff arrangements and barriers to distributed generation. On 27 July 2012 the Commission presented the Treasurer with its final report: Power from the People: Inquiry into Distributed Generation.
A total of 200 submissions were received, with an additional 814 proforma and 100 short form submissions. A number of roundtables and meetings were also held with interested parties. The Commission would like to thank everyone who participated.
The final report is available online.
More information about feed-in tariff eligibility and the steps involved to sign-up is available from the Department of Primary Industries on 13 61 86 or www.dpi.vic.gov.au/feedintariffs.
Please note: The Commission is unable to provide information or advice on current or future FiT arrangements. The Commission's role is only to provide a report and recommendations to the Victorian Government.
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Inquiry Final Report
Power from the People - Final Report (PDF) (4 MB PDF)
Final Report - Word Versions
Power from the People - Final Summary Report (214 KB PDF)
Victorian Government Response
Victorian Government Response - An Inquiry into Distributed Generation (PDF) (234 KB PDF)
Victorian Government Response - An Inquiry into Distributed Generation (Word) (2 MB DOC)
Media Release - Minister O'Brien 120903 - New feed-in tariff to deliver VCEC recommendations (201 KB PDF)
Inquiry Draft Report
Power from the People Draft Report (PDF) (4 MB PDF)
Power from the People - Draft Report - Word Version
Media Release 17 May 2012 (PDF) (139 KB PDF)
Media Release 17 May 2012 (Word) (57 KB DOCX)
ACIL Tasman - VCEC Stage 2 Final Report (PDF) (1 MB PDF)
ACIL Tasman - VCEC Stage 2 Final Report (Word) (1 MB DOCX)
Energy Efficiency Council - Roundtable (PDF) (64 KB PDF)
Energy Efficiency Council - Roundtable (Word) (25 KB DOCX)
Treasurer's Approval to Extend FiT Inquiry Deadline (PDF) (255 KB PDF)
Treasurer's Approval to Extend FiT Inquiry Deadline (Word) (25 KB DOCX)
Feed-in Tariff Issues Paper
PDF (2 MB) Word (906 KB)
Circular 1 (PDF) (94 KB PDF)
Circular 1 (Word) (99 KB DOC)
Treasurer's Letter (339 KB PDF)
Terms of Reference (626 KB PDF)
Minister for Energy and Resources' Letter (546 KB PDF)