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BatteryOwner Switched-on
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Re: AGL is "double dipping" on VPP power profits

@MikeP my complaint is similar to yours, i.e. it costs me money when AGL draws power from my battery. If AGL doesn't take my power the battery usually lasts through the night. I think that turning off Export to Grid might violate the VPP agreement.
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BatteryOwner Switched-on
12-07-2022

AGL is "double dipping" on VPP power profits

I have a battery and joined the VPP. In the evenings AGL draws power from my battery, sometimes up to 20% of its capacity. OK, that's what a VPP is for.However, AGL pays me 12c per kWh and then I have to draw power from the grid during the night (because the battery is exhausted) at 22c per kWh. So AGL is effectively charging me 10c a kWh to help provide power at peak times, and on top of that they are no doubt selling that power to other consumers for more than the 12c they paid me, so they pro ...
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