QCOSS has held a number of energy literacy webinars. You can watch a recording of the webinars or download a copy of the presentations.
Energy literacy webinar
Everything you need to know about energy bills including how to read a bill, what the charges are, what support is available and what to do if you experience financial difficulty.
You can watch the webinar recording online (Flash player required).
Or you can download the presentation from the webinar.
Shopping around for a better energy deal
Shopping around for a better electricity deal can be worthwhile for consumers in South East Queensland but it is important to be well informed.
QCOSS held a webinar on 23 August 2016 on comparing offers in South East Queensland. In the webinar we shared some tips and tricks on reading your bill and finding the right offer that suits you or your clients. We also provided an update on the changes with the deregulation of standing offer prices in South East Queensland and what it means for you.
You can also view a demonstration of how to use the Energy Made Easy website to compare offers.
In December 2015 we held a webinar on comparing energy offers in South East Queensland where there is a choice of energy companies and contracts. The webinar included information about the different contract types in the competitive market, what to look for when comparing offers and tips for getting the best deal. During the webinar we also discussed how to compare offers using the Energy Made Easy website. For more tips on choosing or changing electricity retailers watch this video on StudioQ.
Concessions and Home Energy Emergency Assistance Scheme (HEEAS) webinar
In April 2017 we held a webinar on the changes to Energy Concessions and the Home Energy Emergency Assistance Scheme (HEEAS). This webinar included information about HEEAS including the eligibility criteria and application process, and tips for getting access to the scheme.