Cash payments to Australian coal generators 2011-12

Cash payments from Australian taxpayers were included as part of the carbon tax introduced by the Australia Government in 2012.

The following cash payments were made during the period 2001-2012:

Generator nameRecipientCash payment
Augusta Power StationsFlinders Operating Services Pty Ltd$59,482,064.73
Loy Yang Power StationGreat Energy Alliance Corp. Pty Ltd$240,116,761.67
Energy Brix Australia Corp.Energy Brix Australia Corp. Pty Ltd$27,721,819.72
Hazelwood Power StationNational Power Australia Investments$265,887,649.47
Collinsville Power StationRATCH Australia Corporation Pty Ltd$8,179,952.91
Loy Yang B Power StationIPM Australia Ltd$59,621,264.21
Gippsland Power Pty Ltd$57,283,175.42
Redbank Power StationRedbank Project Pty Ltd$8,766,418.74
Yallourn W Power StationTRUenergy Yallourn Pty Ltd$257,498,933.37
Alcoa Anglesea Power StationAlcoa Australia Pty Ltd$14,901,959.75

The total is over one billion dollars.