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Foyster's Cartoon : How political speeches cut climate emissions

Foyster’s Cartoon : How political speeches cut climate emissions

More than 170 countries last week signed the Paris climate agreement that aims to cap global temperature rises to between 1.5°C and 2°C. Fortunately, there were a lot of speeches.

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Ex-coal chief tells Future Fund's Costello: the coal boom is over

Ex-coal chief tells Future Fund’s Costello: the coal boom is over

Former head of Australian Coal Association says Australia will not prosper by propping up a dying yet dangerous coal industry and blocking real innovation.

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Tasmania's great leap backward: Gas, diesel and now video tapes

Tasmania’s great leap backward: Gas, diesel and now video tapes

First it was a return to gas and diesel generation, now Tasmanians are re-embracing video tapes. Don’t sell the horse and cart just yet.

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Picture of the Day: Stunning Aurora Australis and Milky Way in Bluff wind farm

Picture of the Day: Stunning Aurora Australis and Milky Way in Bluff wind farm

Invercargill photographer Eddie Griffiths captured a stunning series of images at the Flat Hill Wind Farm, Bluff, at the weekend.

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Di Natale: Time for Turnbull to stand up to Coalition dinosaurs

Di Natale: Time for Turnbull to stand up to Coalition dinosaurs

Di Natale says things “pretty crook” when we celebrate non-reappointment of climate denier as chairman of PM’s business advisory board.

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Shorten says solar + storage allowing consumers to lead energy revolution

Shorten says solar + storage allowing consumers to lead energy revolution

Labor leader says energy markets in midst of ‘seismic shift’ – an ‘energy revolution’ driven by consumers, solar and battery storage.

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Australian PV market hits July high, boosted by commercial solar

Australian PV market hits July high, boosted by commercial solar

Strong growth in commercial solar in NSW, Queensland and Victoria help Australia PV market notch up best month of 2015, with 69MW added in July.

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Greens propose Flat Earth Commissioner after Libs call for climate science inquiry

Greens propose Flat Earth Commissioner after Libs call for climate science inquiry

Greens meet Liberal push for climate science inquiry with motion for Flat Earth Commissioner, to inquire “into the roundness or otherwise of the Earth.”

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Energy storage dominates at launch of Intersolar Europe 2015

Energy storage dominates at launch of Intersolar Europe 2015

Energy storage technology has been brought to the fore at Europe’s 2015 Intersolar conference in Germany, with a heavy focus on residential battery systems.

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Australia's dumbing down: The view from outside

Australia’s dumbing down: The view from outside

A Bloomberg article says Australia’s government is betting on ‘baristas over brains’ as it flags further cuts to scientific research and development. What do you think?

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Hybrid rooftop solar + CHP + storage model has potential, says GE

Hybrid rooftop solar + CHP + storage model has potential, says GE

A GE-partner project testing a combination of solar PV, combined heat and power and battery storage at a commercial facility in Germany could be scaled up.