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Origin wins Good Company’s Best Workplaces to Give Back

Origin wins Good Company’s Best Workplaces to Give Backchevron_right

We're super proud to have been named winner in Good Company's…
Origin’s Beetaloo Exploration Project FAQ’s Answered

Origin’s Beetaloo Exploration Project FAQ’s Answeredchevron_right

What is fracking? Why are you doing it in the NT?…
When your passion meets your 9 to 5

When your passion meets your 9 to 5chevron_right

Finding your passions Is finding joy in your job key to…
CSIRO confirms, 50% less greenhouse gas emissions

CSIRO confirms, 50% less greenhouse gas emissionschevron_right

CSIRO research confirms low emissions from natural gas production in Queensland…
Working with host Traditional Owners and Territory business

Working with host Traditional Owners and Territory businesschevron_right

As part of our return to the Beetaloo, Origin is working…
Demystifying peak and off-peak power

Demystifying peak and off-peak powerchevron_right

How it all works, and how you could make more of…
The ins and outs of estimated bills

The ins and outs of estimated billschevron_right

We break down how you can avoid an estimated bill and…
Leah leading the way to a better work/life balance

Leah leading the way to a better work/life balancechevron_right

Diversity and inclusion are central to way we work at Origin…
A bundle of joy and a bundle of benefits for new Origin parents

A bundle of joy and a bundle of benefits for new Origin parentschevron_right

Attracting and keeping great people means rewarding loyalty with meaningful workplace…
Become an energy guru

Become an energy guruchevron_right

We're breaking down the top pieces of energy jargon, so you…
Supporting our most vulnerable customers

Supporting our most vulnerable customerschevron_right

It’s critical that we provide the right support for people experiencing…
Working with Traditional Owners in the Beetaloo

Working with Traditional Owners in the Beetaloochevron_right

The prospective Beetaloo Basin covers 18,500 square kilometres right in the…
Responsible development contributes to regional economic development

Responsible development contributes to regional economic developmentchevron_right

Origin’s onshore exploration activities in the Northern Territory are ensuring early…
Getting back on the ground in the Beetaloo

Getting back on the ground in the Beetaloochevron_right

The tremendously prospective Beetaloo Basin has the potential to be a…
Delivering greater savings for SA concession card holders

Delivering greater savings for SA concession card holderschevron_right

Households will receive greater savings off their electricity bills with Origin…
What are we doing to make your good energy more affordable?

What are we doing to make your good energy more affordable?chevron_right

We think it’s our job to make sure you can afford…
Elise Ring, delivering energy to your home

Elise Ring, delivering energy to your homechevron_right

Elise and her team of operations and efficiency engineers are responsible…
What is load shedding and why does it occur

What is load shedding and why does it occurchevron_right

We take a closer look at what load shedding is and…
Conway Blacker, keeping the lights on

Conway Blacker, keeping the lights onchevron_right

This year, we shared the stories of some of our most…
Origin Half Year Results 2019

Origin Half Year Results 2019chevron_right

CEO Frank Calabria on our Half Year Results for 2019.
Naomi flying high as apprentice named best in the nation

Naomi flying high as apprentice named best in the nationchevron_right

Apprentice electrician Naomi Bourke is finishing 2018 on a high after…
The factors that affect internet speed

The factors that affect internet speedchevron_right

Slow internet at home? Want to be sure your connection will…
Assessing air quality in Queensland’s major gas region

Assessing air quality in Queensland’s major gas regionchevron_right

This year, we shared the stories of some of our most…
Renee Hill, providing customers with solutions

Renee Hill, providing customers with solutionschevron_right

This year, we shared the stories of some of our most…
Origin joins Energy Charter

Origin joins Energy Charterchevron_right

The launch of The Energy Charter is an important step for…
Saurav Paul, delivering great customer experience

Saurav Paul, delivering great customer experiencechevron_right

Before Saurav Paul joined the Origin resolutions team as a consultant…
Origin commits to Energy Charter

Origin commits to Energy Charterchevron_right

The launch of The Energy Charter is an important step for…
What are the types of internet connections in Australia?

What are the types of internet connections in Australia?chevron_right

You’ve probably heard a lot of jargon about different types of…
A fitting achievement

A fitting achievementchevron_right

After a few early challenges, Chinchilla’s Sinade Crothers-Wilcox says she has…
Gareth Jacobs, delivering good energy

Gareth Jacobs, delivering good energychevron_right

This year, we shared the stories of some of our most…
How to talk LPG – Butane, propane & hydrocarbons

How to talk LPG – Butane, propane & hydrocarbonschevron_right

Can't tell your butane from your propane, or pick a hydrocarbon…
Engineers Without Borders attracting more girls to engineering

Engineers Without Borders attracting more girls to engineeringchevron_right

Research by Engineers Without Borders, supported by The Origin Foundation, revealed…
Buying a new hot water system

Buying a new hot water systemchevron_right

The average household uses approximately 21% of its total energy on…
Origin Foundation helping students see the big picture

Origin Foundation helping students see the big picturechevron_right

In 2011, the Origin Foundation partnered with Big Picture Education Australia…
Origin wins gold at Workplace Giving Awards

Origin wins gold at Workplace Giving Awardschevron_right

Each year Origin employees donate their time giving back to the…
Good Energy means being a good neighbour

Good Energy means being a good neighbourchevron_right

We're working every day to bring good energy to communities in…
What Is LPG And How Is It Produced?

What Is LPG And How Is It Produced?chevron_right

Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) is a hydrocarbon consisting of propane &…
Origin Answers: How to tell a scam from a real Origin message

Origin Answers: How to tell a scam from a real Origin messagechevron_right

Michael and Vanessa are back to talk about how you can…
QLD Electricity Deregulation: What It Means

QLD Electricity Deregulation: What It Meanschevron_right

We discuss the benefits of Queensland's deregulation of electricity and how…
What are feed-in-tariffs?

What are feed-in-tariffs?chevron_right

If you have a solar system and its generating more power…
We’re changing our prices from 1 July

We’re changing our prices from 1 Julychevron_right

We know that rising energy bills have an impact on your…
Origin Answers – How to read your energy bill

Origin Answers – How to read your energy billchevron_right

Ever wondered who you're talking to when contacting Origin on social…
Origin Answers: How to manage your bills online

Origin Answers: How to manage your bills onlinechevron_right

Managing your bills should be simple. Read about the benefits of…
Origin Answers: How to save with off peak power

Origin Answers: How to save with off peak powerchevron_right

Michael and Vanessa share some tips on how to save money…
Origin Answers: Estimated natural gas meter reads

Origin Answers: Estimated natural gas meter readschevron_right

Here's what you need to know about natural gas meter reads…
New bill makes understanding energy easier

New bill makes understanding energy easierchevron_right

Energy bills have been overly confusing in the past but a…
Origin creates family-friendly workplace for fathers

Origin creates family-friendly workplace for fatherschevron_right

The best Father’s Day gift is not a new tie, a…
Choosing the best energy plan

Choosing the best energy planchevron_right

Choosing the best energy plan for your electricity and gas needs…
A quicker and easier way to compare electricity bills

A quicker and easier way to compare electricity billschevron_right

Savernator will make it quicker and easier for customers to work…
Choosing the Best Origin Energy Plan

Choosing the Best Origin Energy Planchevron_right

Managing electricity bills in a share house can Choosing the best…
Energy bill health check

Energy bill health checkchevron_right

Follow our practical tips for reducing your energy usage. They could…
Origin answers: How to get the best energy deal

Origin answers: How to get the best energy dealchevron_right

We get a lot of questions from customers asking how they…
Predictable Plan

Predictable Planchevron_right

Find out how you can pay the same for electricity and…
How stuff works: electricity generation

How stuff works: electricity generationchevron_right

Find out how different fuel sources such as coal, gas, hydropower,…
How your business could save with an energy health-check

How your business could save with an energy health-checkchevron_right

Businesses are being prompted to improve energy efficiencies as a result…
Predictable Plan

Predictable Planchevron_right

Find out how you can pay the same for electricity and…
CEOs shining a spotlight on homelessness

CEOs shining a spotlight on homelessnesschevron_right

In a bid to challenge stereotypes associated with homelessness, Australian business…
Energy safety checks in severe weather

Energy safety checks in severe weatherchevron_right

When the weather turns nasty it's important to put safety first.…
VIDEO: Understanding your high energy bill

VIDEO: Understanding your high energy billchevron_right

If your energy bill is creeping up, it could be useful…
Origin Answers: Tips to prepare for your move

Origin Answers: Tips to prepare for your movechevron_right

If you're moving house, you'll have quite a bit to organise.…
Scholarships to help Indigenous students flourish in STEM Economy

Scholarships to help Indigenous students flourish in STEM Economychevron_right

The search is on for the Indigenous Australians who will play…
Meet the Recruiter- Sophie Wittke

Meet the Recruiter- Sophie Wittkechevron_right

It's an exciting time to be a part of Origin. Sophie…
Five years of supporting good causes

Five years of supporting good causeschevron_right

The Origin Foundation celebrates their 5 year anniversary.
NAB, Origin help Aussies make the switch and save with solar

NAB, Origin help Aussies make the switch and save with solarchevron_right

Homeowners will be able to make a positive impact on their…
Gender diversity in the workplace

Gender diversity in the workplacechevron_right

Chairman of the Origin Board and Male Champion of Change, Gordon…
Fixed Price Electricity Plans

Fixed Price Electricity Planschevron_right

Origin’s Predictable Plan means that Australians can now pay a fixed…
Research Reveals Aussies Like Predictability

Research Reveals Aussies Like Predictabilitychevron_right

New research from Origin has shown that Aussies hate surprises and…
NSW State Emergency Service (SES) partnership

NSW State Emergency Service (SES) partnershipchevron_right

Origin has partnered with the NSW State Emergency Services to help…
Power prices are coming down, but competition confuses consumers

Power prices are coming down, but competition confuses consumerschevron_right

2017 was undeniably a tough year, with rising energy prices putting…
What’s coming down the line in energy?

What’s coming down the line in energy?chevron_right

Follow Mrs Woog from Woogsworld to find out where our energy…
Celebrating NAIDOC Week

Celebrating NAIDOC Weekchevron_right

As part of Origin's Reconciliation Action Plan, Origin celebrate NAIDOC week…
Top 5 interview makers and breakers

Top 5 interview makers and breakerschevron_right

Today we chat with Maggie Partsi in our Talent Acquisition team…
Jai Cooper, keeping Eraring safe

Jai Cooper, keeping Eraring safechevron_right

This year, we shared the stories of some of our most…
Leading the way with gender diversity

Leading the way with gender diversitychevron_right

At Origin we encourage diversity in the workplace. Find out why…
Sally Bell, delivering a sustainable future

Sally Bell, delivering a sustainable futurechevron_right

This year, we shared the stories of some of our most…
Meet… Alexandra Robertson

Meet… Alexandra Robertsonchevron_right

Managing 435 kilometers of pipelines of natural gas takes some serious…
Meet the recruiter – Matt Lant

Meet the recruiter – Matt Lantchevron_right

We're turning the tables on Origin’s recruiters and finding out a…
Origin scholarship: meet Ferizan

Origin scholarship: meet Ferizanchevron_right

Find out how our Origin Foundatiom scholarship winners are helping break…
Energy for schools: harnessing kids’ energy for charity

Energy for schools: harnessing kids’ energy for charitychevron_right

The Energy for Schools Roadshow used dancing and bike riding to…
There’s more to managing your bills than you might think

There’s more to managing your bills than you might thinkchevron_right

Age, pay, income and gender all affect how Australians tackle paying…
Origin Foundation recognised for commitment to philanthropy support

Origin Foundation recognised for commitment to philanthropy supportchevron_right

The Origin Foundation has recently been recognised for its philanthropic partnership…
Why do we need electricity?

Why do we need electricity?chevron_right

In Australia, nearly every aspect of our life relies on using…
Land that job with these tips

Land that job with these tipschevron_right

Applied for a job and got the interview? You might be…
Students light up lives of underprivileged children in PNG

Students light up lives of underprivileged children in PNGchevron_right

Nearly 200 students have joined forces with volunteers from Origin to…
Origin leaders share vision for the future at AGM

Origin leaders share vision for the future at AGMchevron_right

In response to questions from our stakeholders, Origin’s leaders share valuable…
Meet the Recruiter- Nezar Asyo

Meet the Recruiter- Nezar Asyochevron_right

It's an exciting time to be a part of Origin and…
Inspiring the next generation | Career Tracker Program Origin

Inspiring the next generation | Career Tracker Program Originchevron_right

Career Trackers is a non-for-profit national organisation that creates internship opportunities…
When [X] marks the spot: A mentoring journey

When [X] marks the spot: A mentoring journeychevron_right

Mentoring can give fresh insight into old problems and a renewed…
Flexible working options – creating opportunity for all

Flexible working options – creating opportunity for allchevron_right

Origin’s flexible working options offers employees a great opportunity to pursue…
Understanding Your Electricity Bill

Understanding Your Electricity Billchevron_right

Want to understand your electricity bill? Learn more about what goes…
Power outage: don’t get stuck in the dark

Power outage: don’t get stuck in the darkchevron_right

There’s no question that power outages are inconvenient. Find out what…
Time to stop treating the symptoms and fix the cause

Time to stop treating the symptoms and fix the causechevron_right

Energy prices do need to come down, but short-term government interventions…
Gawura celebrates 10 years of closing the education gap

Gawura celebrates 10 years of closing the education gapchevron_right

Origin’s philanthropic arm, the Origin Foundation has been a long term…
The Friendly Giants

The Friendly Giantschevron_right

We caught up with Giants Head of Community at GIANTS CARE,…
Rising Power Prices – What’s the Story?

Rising Power Prices – What’s the Story?chevron_right

The simple fact is, Australia’s electricity prices have risen because the…
Low Solar Energy Rates For Businesses

Low Solar Energy Rates For Businesseschevron_right

Solar power for your business no longer has to be a…
Our journey to reconciliation

Our journey to reconciliationchevron_right

We recently reached a significant milestone with the launch of Origin's…
Gaming and your energy bill

Gaming and your energy billchevron_right

Gaming consoles will add to your energy bill. Find out how…
Giving back extends beyond the wallets of Origin employees

Giving back extends beyond the wallets of Origin employeeschevron_right

Origin might be best-known for its position as Australia’s largest energy…
Lending a hand for Gawura

Lending a hand for Gawurachevron_right

Through the Origin Foundation, our employees are volunteering their time to…
Origin leading the way with breastfeeding friendly workplaces

Origin leading the way with breastfeeding friendly workplaceschevron_right

In a first for the energy industry, Origin is setting the…
Origin will offer South Australian concession holders an 18% discount, to help provide relief against high power prices and lower the electricity bills of those who need it most.

Origin will offer South Australian concession holders an 18% discount, to help provide relief against high power prices and lower the electricity bills of those who need it most.chevron_right

Origin will offer South Australian concession holders an 18% discount, to…
Fair Go for the West

Fair Go for the Westchevron_right

Origin is partnering with Fair Go for the West 2015 to…
Energy poverty: Living without modern energy

Energy poverty: Living without modern energychevron_right

There are 1.3 billion people that lack access to electricity, resulting…
NAIDOC Month-It’s a (W)RAP!!

NAIDOC Month-It’s a (W)RAP!!chevron_right

ince our first Reconciliation Action Plan in 2015, our NAIDOC celebrations…
Five energy facts

Five energy factschevron_right

Australians use a lot of energy. Here are five quick energy…
Inside a gas plant

Inside a gas plantchevron_right

Take a look behind the scenes inside our natural gas plant,…
Natural Gas & Electricity Generation

Natural Gas & Electricity Generationchevron_right

Find out about Energy Production in Victoria by visiting Mortlake Power…
How Electricity Gets to us

How Electricity Gets to uschevron_right

Watch the video to discover how electricity poles and wires deliver…
Electricity grid – how electricity gets to you

Electricity grid – how electricity gets to youchevron_right

Australia's sophisticated electrical grid ensures electricity can make the long journey…
What is coal?

What is coal?chevron_right

Coal is used to make a significant proportion of the world's…
The National Electricity Market (NEM)

The National Electricity Market (NEM)chevron_right

What is the National Electricity Market (NEM)? What does it do…
How electricity is measured

How electricity is measuredchevron_right

Your guide on how electricity is measured. Take a look at…
Energy Supply & Demand

Energy Supply & Demandchevron_right

The electricity dispatch process ensures supply and demand is balanced. Learn…
What is electricity?

What is electricity?chevron_right

Electricity is part of our lives, providing light and heat to…
Peak Electricity Demand

Peak Electricity Demandchevron_right

Peak demand occurs when we consume the most armount of electricity.…
Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) in Australia

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) in Australiachevron_right

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) is natural gas in liquid form. Find…
Fossil Fuels In Australia

Fossil Fuels In Australiachevron_right

What are fossil fuels? It may sound a bit like a…
Coal Seam Gas (CSG)

Coal Seam Gas (CSG)chevron_right

Coal seam gas (CSG) is natural gas, which consists of methane.…

Coal in Australiachevron_right

Electricity is a part of our everyday lives, but do you…
Meet the team passionate about helping our most vulnerable customers

Meet the team passionate about helping our most vulnerable customerschevron_right

The price of energy is an issue that’s impacting many Australians.…
What to do if you receive a high energy bill

What to do if you receive a high energy billchevron_right

When it comes to energy bills, there are a number of…
Find the right electricity and gas plan

Find the right electricity and gas planchevron_right

Picking the right electricity and gas plan can be an overwhelming…
5 things to consider before going solar

5 things to consider before going solarchevron_right

Going Solar? Solar is becoming an increasingly popular choice for many…
Demystifying peak and off-peak power

Demystifying peak and off-peak powerchevron_right

Find out your peak and off-peak hours and save money on…
What causes power outages

What causes power outageschevron_right

Power outages can happen at any time. That’s why Origin has…
Energy in Australia

Energy in Australiachevron_right

Australia’s electricity generation relies heavily on traditional energy sources. Learn more where…
Power Factor – What your business needs to know

Power Factor – What your business needs to knowchevron_right

If you own or manage a large business then the term…
South Australian customers to see lower electricity base rates

South Australian customers to see lower electricity base rateschevron_right

Origin’s South Australian customers will see lower electricity base rates from…
Commercial energy contracts: what the fine print doesn’t tell you

Commercial energy contracts: what the fine print doesn’t tell youchevron_right

Energy can be a significant cost of operating a business. It…
Going solar checklist

Going solar checklistchevron_right

If you're thinking about going solar, there are a couple of…
The myths preventing Perth homes saving on natural gas

The myths preventing Perth homes saving on natural gaschevron_right

A lot of Perth homes could be missing out on potential…
How to use My Account to pay your energy bills

How to use My Account to pay your energy billschevron_right

My Account is the quickest, easiest way to do business with…
Cutting electricity prices in Queensland

Cutting electricity prices in Queenslandchevron_right

Origin’s Queensland customers will see lower electricity base rates from 1…
Learn more about our price announcements

Learn more about our price announcementschevron_right

We've lowered our electricity prices in Queensland and South Australia, and…
Advantages of Gas Cooking

Advantages of Gas Cookingchevron_right

Want to start cooking with gas? Here's a summary of the…
How do you tell a scam from a real Origin message?

How do you tell a scam from a real Origin message?chevron_right

We’ve all received them; emails that look just a little off,…
15 energy start-ups selected for global start-up accelerator program

15 energy start-ups selected for global start-up accelerator programchevron_right

The future of energy just got a little brighter, with 15…
Walkerston BMX Club | LPG Grant Winner

Walkerston BMX Club | LPG Grant Winnerchevron_right

The wet season isn't kind to the Walkerston BMX Club. A…
Valleys Diehards | LPG Grant Winner

Valleys Diehards | LPG Grant Winnerchevron_right

A healthy dose of rivalry resulted in a $10,000 LPG sports…
Gas bottles or propane? The many names for LPG

Gas bottles or propane? The many names for LPGchevron_right

LPG goes by many names - including propane, BBQ gas and…
Sports clubs invited to apply for $10,000 grants

Sports clubs invited to apply for $10,000 grantschevron_right

To celebrate the role sports clubs play in the fabric of…
Swan Hill Kart Club

Swan Hill Kart Clubchevron_right

A plea for cooler clubrooms turned up the heat in our…
North Albany Football Club | LPG Grant Winner

North Albany Football Club | LPG Grant Winnerchevron_right

A feed after the footy was enough to win the North…
Gooloogong Country Club | LPG Grant Winner

Gooloogong Country Club | LPG Grant Winnerchevron_right

After winning $10,000 in our LPG sports grant competition, the Gooloogong…
Sandy Bay Sailing Club | LPG Grant Winner

Sandy Bay Sailing Club | LPG Grant Winnerchevron_right

Cold waters warmed our hearts and secured a $10,000 LPG sports…
Advice from a rugby league legend

Advice from a rugby league legendchevron_right

At Origin LPG, we understand how important sport is to local…
Netball NT | LPG Grant Winner

Netball NT | LPG Grant Winnerchevron_right

A $10,000 win in our LPG sports grant competition for Netball…
Noonga Community Association | Grant Winner

Noonga Community Association | Grant Winnerchevron_right

We returned serve and awarded a win to a small community…
Miles Bowls Club | Grant Winner

Miles Bowls Club | Grant Winnerchevron_right

A sports club looking to the future in a town preserving…
It’s time for some good energy

It’s time for some good energychevron_right

It’s not every day you get to relaunch a brand –…
Things parents should know about standby power

Things parents should know about standby powerchevron_right

Unbeknown to most parents, there’s usually at least one vampire lingering…
How Gas is Processed

How Gas is Processedchevron_right

Mrs Woog from Woogsworld is back on the road with Origin.…
Where to find the best Christmas lights this holiday season

Where to find the best Christmas lights this holiday seasonchevron_right

Tis the season to be jolly! There’s now a Christmas Lights…
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmaschevron_right

Sally Bernard of @insidefourlines talks about the importance of giving back…
Rewriting the rules with flex for all roles

Rewriting the rules with flex for all roleschevron_right

The juggle is real: how to restore the balance and manage…
Meningie Football Club | LPG Grant Winner

Meningie Football Club | LPG Grant Winnerchevron_right

Football and poetry make a surprising pair. But for the Meningie…
LNG Facts You Should Know

LNG Facts You Should Knowchevron_right

LNG is a cleaner fuel than coa andl plays an important…
Australians lose an average of 208 days of their lives moving home – Origin

Australians lose an average of 208 days of their lives moving home – Originchevron_right

To reduce stress, it’s important for movers to be as efficient…
Take a look inside IMAX Melbourne

Take a look inside IMAX Melbournechevron_right

We took a peak behind the scenes at IMAX Melbourne to…
Origin Focuses on Indigenous Partners

Origin Focuses on Indigenous Partnerschevron_right

Driving change in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities is a…
The Smith Family helps pre-schoolers

The Smith Family helps pre-schoolerschevron_right

One of Australia’s largest and most respected charities, The Smith Family,…
VIDEO: Work program supports Indigenous interns

VIDEO: Work program supports Indigenous internschevron_right

Non-profit organisation 'Careers Trackers' provides internship opportunities for Indigenous university students.…