Seawater Hydro could potentially help South Australia resolve its highly publicised energy problems.
As one of the cheapest generators in the NEM, it seems logical Hazelwood’s closure would see electricity prices increase. But will that happen?
Going to a very high penetration of renewables is certainly not technically impossible, and will not be as expensive as we may have thought.
Closing Hazelwood would reduce emissions, and there is more than enough capacity in the market. And there’s solar PV.