rss

Tag: "NEM"

8
AEMO wants to spend billions more on networks, gas

AEMO wants to spend billions more on networks, gas

AEMO report sets out pressing challenges facing Australian electricity networks in future, looks to past for solutions.

0
Know your NEM: Energy prices continue to rise as policy stagnates

Know your NEM: Energy prices continue to rise as policy stagnates

Australia remains one of world’s most expensive places to develop renewables, when it should be one of the cheapest.

16
The twisted arguments about energy supply and security

The twisted arguments about energy supply and security

Another of Australia’s dirtiest coal-fired generators has closed due to the confluence of incompatible energy market conditions. So how does that match with what the conservative types are telling us?

6
Australia "battery boom" potential in focus with new Senate Inquiry

Australia “battery boom” potential in focus with new Senate Inquiry

Greens win bid for Senate Committee to investigate potential for a battery storage “boom” in Australia, to boost renewables and the resilience of the grid.

17
South Australia triggers Turnbull backflip on renewables

South Australia triggers Turnbull backflip on renewables

Bloomberg New Energy Finance says Turnbull intervention into energy debate is a “worrying sign” and suggests Coalition could be using South Australia to weaken confidence in renewable energy investment.

31
Finkel to lead NEM review, but states hold to renewable targets

Finkel to lead NEM review, but states hold to renewable targets

Alan Finkel to lead a review of Australia’s electricity market, but states hold to individual renewable targets after Coalition failed to offer a post 2020 target. Battery storage a major focus.

7
The $1.2 billion saving Australia's electricity rule-maker just knocked back

The $1.2 billion saving Australia’s electricity rule-maker just knocked back

The governing body for our energy market, the Australian Energy Market Commission, has just missed a major opportunity to modernise our electricity networks.

6
Know your NEM: King abdicates, pipeline owners bet on higher gas prices

Know your NEM: King abdicates, pipeline owners bet on higher gas prices

Grant King steps down with his exceptionally high regard diminished by the APLNG adventure, while APA flags a new pipeline, betting on rising gas prices.

1
Emissions from energy use down slightly for the first time in two years

Emissions from energy use down slightly for the first time in two years

For the first time since the Coalition dumped the carbon price, energy combustion emissions fell in June 2016.

4
High risk plays on energy market as Victoria renewables target looms

High risk plays on energy market as Victoria renewables target looms

Traders are playing a short game on the futures market, which seems high risk given Victoria’s renewable energy ambitions and questions over future of major smelter. And a question over Redflow battery storage maker.

0
Know your NEM: Cold weather sparks jump in volumes, prices

Know your NEM: Cold weather sparks jump in volumes, prices

Electricity market volumes and prices jumped on the NEM as a cold snap hit, while Infigen and ERM announced their annual results.