Tristan EdisSep 10, 201411 Comments
The latest ICAC findings show how Tony Abbott used business representatives to assist in an elaborate lie to scare the Australian people into voting for him.
Tristan EdisJan 10, 20149 Comments
Yes, there is a lot wrong with the government's Direct Action climate change policy. But it's not all bad. Here's the way Direct Action might help create a sustainable energy future.
Tristan EdisJan 8, 201411 Comments
Recent developments in energy intensive manufacturing illustrate that there's an awful lot more to worry about when it comes to manufacturing competitiveness than obliterating the carbon tax.
Tristan EdisDec 19, 20139 Comments
Tony Abbott is hinting he'll wind back a program to support renewable energy because that energy is forcing up power prices. Read this, Tony; you've got your sums wrong.
Tristan EdisNov 6, 2013107 Comments
John Howard’s speech overnight justifying his commitment to emissions trading as a mostly political move should not serve as a moment to disparage the former PM, but to think like him.
Tristan EdisNov 4, 20134 Comments
Adding an open-ended market element to Greg Hunt's carbon abatement auction could tempt otherwise-frightened firms into the emissions reduction game.
Tristan EdisOct 11, 20135 Comments
A new report says the federal government's mandate to axe the carbon price would cost $2 billion in returns to polluters. It's a poison pill the Coalition should be wary of.
Tristan EdisOct 8, 20135 Comments
If NSW falls short of gas then the blame would seem to lie with more than just NSW environmental regulators. Demand for gas might actually go down rather than up.
Tristan EdisSep 26, 201312 Comments
By charting a canny path through the Coalition party room, Greg Hunt could yet deliver on his obvious passion for environmental issues, including climate change.
Tristan EdisSep 17, 20131 Comment
Pacific Hydro's wind farm will be financed without a big power retailer involved. Is this the future or just a last hurrah for the Clean Energy Finance Corporation?