Michael Mann slams Murdoch press for “horrifying” misinformation on climate and bushfires
"The Murdoch media have spent decades poisoning both our political and literal atmosphere," climate scientist tells media diversity inquiry.
Human hair can boost perovskite solar cell performance, new study finds
QUT researchers use human hair snippets gathered from Brisbane barber to create carbon dots and improve stability of perovskite solar cells.
Why is DFAT using US wind farm to promote Australia’s climate efforts?
Morrison government uses footage of a Californian wind and solar project while attempting to promote Australia's climate efforts.
Grattan’s grid report could do with plenty more ambition
It doesn't seem to be sinking in: Australia's grid needs to be zero carbon by 2030 to align with a 1.5C temperature target.
“The winter problem:” Why Grattan says we shouldn’t aim for 100 pct renewables
Grattan says 100 per cent renewably-powered electricity grid is difficult because of a two-week period in winter, but solutions may be found.
Australia’s main grid hits record renewables high of 56 per cent on Sunday
Australia's main grid hits record share of renewables on Sunday, despite many wind and solar farms switching off to dodge negative prices.
Chart of the day: Coal mining relies on implausible growth forecasts
Australia's government has consistently forecasted rising coal exports, but the reality has been vey different.
Climate agencies are being gassified as Australia ramps up international greenwash
Australia's government is ramping up its international greenwashing efforts, even as it gassifies its clean energy agencies.
Faster, cheaper, cleaner: Big batteries the new king of peaking services
New Clean Energy Council report declares big batteries the new king of peaking services, cheaper and faster than traditional gas generators.
Why hydrogen energy has seduced a generation of politicians
Hydrogen is often touted in the scientific and general media as a silver bullet for reaching net zero emissions. But there are many "buts".
The “solar tax”: Why should households be charged to generate power?
If we must have a solar tax, let’s make sure it allows for flexibility in connection and tariff options for solar system owners as well as the networks.
Taylor slammed for “stacking gas lobbyists” on Climate Change Authority
Taylor stacks Climate Change Authority with fossil fuel allies, including former Origin CEO Grant King, and the head of the so-called "greenhouse mafia".