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Snowy Hydro Group Superannuation Statement

29 June 2023
Following a voluntary review of contributions paid to employees’ superannuation funds, the Snowy Hydro Group* has identified some instances of underpayment of superannuation contributions to accumulation funds. Upon finalisation of the review, the Group has undertaken immediate steps to rectify the errors including making all necessary payments to the Australian Taxation Office (ATO).

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Red Energy and Lumo Energy push for a rule change on Family Violence

5 October 2021
Snowy Hydro’s energy retailers, Red Energy and Lumo Energy, requested a change to the National Energy Retail Rules today which will increase protections for consumers affected by family violence no matter where they live in Australia.

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Red Energy charges into the EV space

27 February 2020
Red Energy announced today that it will offer Electric Vehicle owners electricity every weekend to charge their cars with free usage charges.

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Wagga Wagga gets a new gas retailer

12 February 2020
Snowy Hydro’s energy retailer, Red Energy, will bring more competition to the local market by offering gas to customers in Wagga Wagga and surrounding regions commencing 17 February 2020.

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Red Energy to provide $200 bill credit for all volunteer firefighters and any bushfire-affected customers or businesses

14 January 2020
Snowy Hydro’s energy retailer Red Energy is expanding its bushfire financial assistance to support volunteer firefighters and help more customers affected across New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and South East Queensland.

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Red Energy and Lumo Energy turn laptops into lunch

6 December 2018
With the help of social enterprise PonyUp for Good and IT experts SXiQ, Red Energy and Lumo Energy have managed to turn 20,426kg of old technology into 46,905 fresh healthy meals for food rescue charity SecondBite. During a recent relocation of Red Energy and Lumo Energy, the energy retailer found they had over 2,300 surplus old computers, laptops and monitors.

Determined to find a solution that was socially, environmentally and commercially responsible, they called in PonyUp for Good and SXiQ to help.

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Snowy Hydro’s retailers give unconditional discounts to their standing offer customers

30 November 2018
Snowy Hydro’s energy retailers Red Energy and Lumo Energy will offer all their electricity customers on standing offers an automatic and unconditional discount of 10% commencing January 1, 2019.

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Red Energy Signs on as Sponsor of Group 16 Junior Rugby League

3 July 2018
Red Energy has signed a new sponsorship agreement with Group 16 that will see the Red Energy logo feature on all Monaro Academy representative jerseys and apparel for each Laurie Daley Cup and Andrew Johns Cup teams, as well as Country Rugby League’s Southern Women’s rugby league trials team.

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Price Cuts for Red Energy Electricity Customers

8 June 2018
Red Energy today announced price cuts for electricity customers in Queensland and South Australia from July 2018.

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Winter Olympic Silver Medallist Matt Graham Teams Up With Red Energy

7 May 2018
Red Energy is delighted to announce that Winter Olympic Moguls Silver Medallist, World Cup winner and recently awarded joint winner of the Ski and Snowboard Australia Athlete of the Year, Matt Graham has joined its team of ambassadors.

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Richmond’s Iconic Bryant and May Building Re-energised

3 May 2018
On Thursday May 3, 2018 at 10.00am The Minister for the Environment and Energy, Josh Frydenberg will officially re-open the heritage listed Bryant and May building following an extensive refurbishment by its new occupants, Red Energy.

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Qantas Frequent Flyer Switches on Energy – Earn with Red Energy

10 April 2018
Qantas Frequent Flyer members can now earn Qantas Points on eligible energy bills with Red Energy, Snowy Hydro’s energy retailer – giving them a new way to earn points on their everyday household expenses.

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St Lucy’s the first school in NSW to embrace solar and battery storage

13 October 2016
Swimming lessons are about to get a whole lot better for the children of St Lucy’s Primary School in Wahroonga. After the installation of a brand new solar and lithium-ion battery system during the holidays, the students will now enjoy their lessons in warm water all year round.

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Snowy Acquires Lumo Energy

Lumo Energy Logo

12 September 2014
Snowy Hydro is poised to write a brand new chapter in its iconic history with its acquisition of Infratil’s Australian Energy Market Assets, including the retailer Lumo, in a deal worth $605 million.

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