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Tag: "Turnbull"

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Turnbull's rooftop PV and storage may be more useful to grid than Liddell

Turnbull’s rooftop PV and storage may be more useful to grid than Liddell

PM is chuffed about his rooftop PV and storage, and so he should be. Installations like that will be of greater value to the grid than Liddell, which is a similar age and condition to the Hazelwood generator Turnbull admitted was “very old” and no longer viable.

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Turnbull doesn't need new baseload, he just needs some balls

Turnbull doesn’t need new baseload, he just needs some balls

No-one wants to invest in new baseload power. It makes no economic, or environmental sense. Deep down, Malcolm Turnbull understands this, but does he have the courage of his convictions, if that is what they were, to overcome the nonsense from the conservative ideologues?

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Turnbull abandons fig leaf and stands naked on climate policy

Turnbull abandons fig leaf and stands naked on climate policy

Turnbull government’s budget had nothing to say on climate, and little on energy. The policy he once derided as a “fig leaf” for climate action is coming to an end, leaving the PM with nothing to meet climate targets, and no strategy to manage the energy transition.

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Turnbull's right: we need cheap, clean and reliable power – here's how

Turnbull’s right: we need cheap, clean and reliable power – here’s how

Better managing how we use electricity in our homes will reduce pressure on the grid, and reduce the need for more power stations.

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Australia will suffer if Turnbull returns to hard right on energy policy

Australia will suffer if Turnbull returns to hard right on energy policy

Australia is now pretty much the only major advanced economy where carbon pollution levels are growing.

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Labor states accuse Turnbull of "ignorant rubbish" on renewable energy

Labor states accuse Turnbull of “ignorant rubbish” on renewable energy

Labor states accuse Turnbull of peddling “ignorant rubbish”about wind and solar in the wake of the South Australian blackout.

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Hunt goes in energy-environment merger, climate denier to head resources

Hunt goes in energy-environment merger, climate denier to head resources

Turnbull names pro-nuclear Josh Frydenberg to head combined energy-environment portfolio, climate denier Matt Canavan to head resources.

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Graph of the Day: Tony and Malcolm's solar report card

Graph of the Day: Tony and Malcolm’s solar report card

Tony Abbott and Malcolm Turnbull’s joint project on renewable energy growth marked a big fail by solar lobby group.

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Dear Malcolm, you must try harder. You are letting the nation down

Dear Malcolm, you must try harder. You are letting the nation down

Dear Malcolm, you must try harder. Your efforts on behalf of the community really are not good enough. Not by a long shot.

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Turnbull, Oz business challenged to act, not just talk, on climate

Turnbull, Oz business challenged to act, not just talk, on climate

Turnbull asked to do to Galilee Basin coal what Obama has done to Canadian tar sands. Meanwhile, ACF to take Carmichael approval to court, while business still has a long way to go to match their rhetoric on climate action.

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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.