Angus Taylor’s second attempt at introducing controversial ARENA regulations narrowly survives an attempt by the Australian Greens to cancel them out.
People movements at MPower, Tilt, PowAR, EnergyAustralia, Corporate Carbon, AEMO, Esco Pacific, Momentum, Allens, Transgrid, and Neoen.
Labor to support parts of Angus Taylor’s re-issued ARENA regulations, including funds for sustainable transport, metals and microgrids.
Angus Taylor re-issues ARENA regulations in new attempt to open up the renewable energy agency to the government’s preferred technologies.
Environment group launches legal challenge to Beetaloo gas grants, arguing resources minister Keith Pitt failed to consider risks of climate change.
The federal government will fund 20 microgrid projects, to boost strength of regional grids during natural disasters and increase renewables use.
AEMO to play a hands on role in planning New South Wales’ electricity transition, after being appointed as the NSW Consumer Trustee.
Taylor says that energy system about “balance” – suggesting the safety of young people must be balanced against the interests of coal.
US and Europe to target climate recalcitrants with import taxes. Labor says Morrison’s inaction is putting Australian jobs at risk.
ARENA CEO Darren Miller reappointed for another three years, as Taylor names former Rio Tinto executive to the board.