New study finds nearly 59GW of coal power capacity not cost competitive compared with natural gas, more than 71GW uneconomic when compared with wind power.
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A national reservation policy for LNG would amount to blatant, inefficient and inequitable protectionism for part of our manufacturing sector. Here’s why…
Study finds US grid could quit coal, close a quarter of its nuclear plants and rely on renewables for the bulk of its electricity generation.
The Melbourne Energy Institute says solar PV can deliver the most cost-effective solutions to distributed, low-carbon generation. That’s not what the Productivity Commission found, but the MEI accuses it of working with out-of-date assumptions, and an outlook that ignores the dangers of a gas-driven energy future.
The world’s largest supplier of coal generation equipment maps out a future energy plan, including “combustible ice” and ocean current power.
A recent study by climate specialist Tom Wigley has challenged the gas industry’s promotion of the fossil fuel as a panacea for greenhouse gas emissions.