Alexus is an economist and Director of Frontier Economics.
He has 20 years of experience providing advice on regulatory, policy and commercial matters across the private and public sectors. With a focus on urban economics, water, natural resources and energy markets, his advice covers issues from the evaluation of measures to manage water security, flooding and waterway health in major metropolitan areas, to the pricing of scarce resources, and funding of critical community infrastructure.
Alexus has held senior roles within industry (at Jemena) and within the NSW Government (including at the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal of NSW (IPART), and NSW Treasury - Energy Reform Unit).
His expertise includes:
Alexus provides support to regulated businesses in developing their pricing proposals and to regulators in evaluating these proposals. This includes strategic regulatory design, efficiency analysis, business cases, regulatory and price modelling, advice on incentive scheme design and application and preparation of price submission documents.
As a regular advisor to State, local governments, and utility service providers, Alexus advises on policies and services that support the efficient use of our scare resources and the transition to a more circular economy, that address market failures and improve outcomes for the community.
Examples of integrating land use planning and serving planning include:
Alexus has also advised State, local governments, and utility service providers on measures to increase the efficient and effective use of available water sources, to improve water security and urban resilience. He has led projects to assess the economics of investment in large scale water desalination and wastewater recycling through to small scale water conservation measures, including how to price our scare resources.
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