Tony’s Abbott’s war on renewables was meant to reduce electricity prices. But it has done the opposite—and a lot more.
Articles by Alan Pears
Many are proposing the obvious, but wrong, solution to avoiding future price hikes: develop more gas production resources. This path will fail.
Our outdated energy market model is falling apart. Will 2017 be the year Australia sorts out its energy policy?
Many are proposing the obvious , but wrong, solution to Australia’s crisis : develop more gas production resources. But this path fails for several reasons.
We all know we need to shut down our brown coal power stations, especially the really old ones, as soon as possible…But how?
Whether you are on or off the grid, it is important to minimise peak electricity demand.
Australia has a sorry track record on energy efficiency and policy reform. The productivity plan provides little reassurance this will change.