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Articles by Roger Dargaville

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Snowy Hydro gets a boost, but 'seawater hydro' could help South Australia

Snowy Hydro gets a boost, but ‘seawater hydro’ could help South Australia

Seawater Hydro could potentially help South Australia resolve its highly publicised energy problems.

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Hazelwood closure won't affect power prices as much as you might think

Hazelwood closure won’t affect power prices as much as you might think

As one of the cheapest generators in the NEM, it seems logical Hazelwood’s closure would see electricity prices increase. But will that happen?

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Now we know: Zero emissions power is possible in Australia

Now we know: Zero emissions power is possible in Australia

Going to a very high penetration of renewables is certainly not technically impossible, and will not be as expensive as we may have thought.

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The case for shutting down Hazelwood power station

The case for shutting down Hazelwood power station

Closing Hazelwood would reduce emissions, and there is more than enough capacity in the market. And there’s solar PV.