Origin Energy suitor Brookfield Asset Management says it will close Eraring Power Station as soon as possible

Matthew Kelly
Updated March 28 2023 - 6:59pm, first published 4:00pm
Eraring Power Station
Eraring Power Station

Brookfield Asset Management, which is in the process of acquiring Origin Energy, says it will be flexible about the closure of Eraring power station while indicating it wants to exit coal-fired assets as soon as possible.

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Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly


Matthew Kelly has worked as a journalist for more than 25 years. He has been working as a general reporter at the Newcastle Herald since 2018. In recent years he has reported on subjects including environment, energy, water security, manufacturing and higher education. He has previously covered issues including the health and environmental impacts of uncovered coal wagons in the Hunter Valley, the pollution of legacy of former industrial sites and freedom of information issues.

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