A reduction in retail margins is more than offset by an increase in wholesale generation margins.
Spot electricity prices were down sharply in the last week. Will renewables be blamed?
The overall tone of Clean Energy Summit is much more upbeat than last year, and it appears that the political resistance to renewables is fading.
How correlated is the wind output from the various states? And how much will we rely on some form of storage?
Warmer weather in NSW responsible for most of the decline in volumes and prices in gas and electricity markets in last week.
There is a lot of noise about South Australia and not enough analysis. And there are some important lessons from the last few weeks of high prices.
Engie may have put its Australian assets up for sale, including Hazelwood. Would AGL be interested in an asset swap and replace an ageing gas plant with renewables?
Australia has much to gain from strong and sound electric vehicle policies.
The weekly round up of the electricity market. Plus: What if both Hazelwood and Portland closed down?
Getting high level of renewable energy in the electricity system will be easier and cheaper than most people think, particularly with battery storage costs falling so quickly.