Australia is bidding to boost energy productivity by 40% by 2030, but other countries are already doing more.
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The White Paper has left out one obvious policy that could help: mandatory greenhouse emissions standards for all imported new and second-hand vehicles.
Money spent on helping consumers reduce demand means less money spent on substations and other infrastructure.
Dramatically expanding our use of natural gas to generate electricity is an ill-advised gamble that poses complex economic, public health, and climate risks.
Rising gas prices, driven by the development of Queensland’s exports, could end up driving domestic customers away.
Cooking on gas could be unpalatable when the bill arrives. It is time to think of alternatives.
New York’s main utility is proposing $200m distributed energy investments, to avoid $1 billion of upgrades to centralised grid.