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Rents across Australia are untenable for Newstart recipients and unaffordable for pensioners, the Rental Affordability Index reveals.
Community, health and research groups are calling on Energy Ministers to cut energy bills, reduce carbon emissions and create jobs.
People on low incomes who have trouble with their energy bills have saved hundreds of dollars a year, thanks to the Your Energy Broker program run by the Brotherhood of St Laurence.
Statement by Brotherhood Executive Director Conny Lenneberg on the Interim Emissions Reduction Targets for Victoria (2021-2030) Final Report