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Can anyone in the market profitably duplicate the essential facility?

On 14 September 2012, the High Court delivered its much anticipated landmark decision in relation to the Pilbara iron ore railways access matters. In doing so, it upheld the Full Federal Court...s...

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Change to the carbon pricing mechanism

On 19 September 2012 the Government introduced the Clean Energy Amendment (International Emissions Trading and Other Measures) Bill 2012 into...

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Interesting outcomes from the WAGN tribunal decision

The Australian Competition Tribunal recently published its decision in respect of WA Gas Networks Pty Ltd's (ATCO) review of the ERA's revised access arrangement for the mid-west and south-west gas

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CAMAC reports on the derivatives definition

In January, the Corporations and Markets Advisory Committee (CAMAC) published its report on the definition of derivatives under the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth). The report was prepared at the...

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Carbon markets update March 2012

The Clean Energy Futures package announced in 2011 includes the carbon pricing mechanism, the new $10 billion Clean Energy Finance Corporation, the $1.2 billion Clean Technology Program and the...

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Joint Ventures under the Clean Energy Package

The package of legislation to implement the carbon pricing mechanism (also called the carbon tax) was introduced into the Federal Parliament on 13 September 2011. The Clean Energy Bill 2011 (Cth...

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Australia's carbon pricing mechanism

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Carbon markets update May 2011

This update gives an overview of two major developments in Australian carbon markets. The Carbon Price Mechanism, or carbon tax, is expected to be the foundation for emissions trading in three to...

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