Mr Koutsantonis called on the Opposition to reveal if it would pass legislation to give him more power to intervene in the electricity market and tell power stations how to operate.
“(Opposition Leader) Steven Marshall has no plan,” Mr Koutsantonis said.
“He instead continues to support dirty coal and has promised to scrap SA’s renewable energy target.
“Unlike our opponents, we believe renewable energy is a good thing.
“The fact that SA is leading the nation is something to be proud of.”
Mr Koutsantonis said his energy plan included measures to support new investment in “synchronous generation”, such as gas, that experts have said is needed to build grid strength……