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Coal lies exposed, Adani’s house of cards teeters

Coal lies exposed, Adani’s house of cards teeters

Ben OquistApr 18, 201717 Comments

From the backbench to foreign policy and economics, the budget and now Alan Jones, Adani is causing Turnbull all sorts of problems, writes Australia Institute executive director Ben Oquist.

Don't let the perfect be the enemy of good climate policy

Don't let the perfect be the enemy of good climate policy

Tristan EdisApr 12, 20178 Comments

Australian climate policy has never been perfect. But having some policy is better than none -- and we can't freeload forever, writes Green Energy Markets' Tristan Edis.

Tilting at windmills: wind farm complainants told to see a doctor for ailments

Tilting at windmills: wind farm complainants told to see a doctor for ailments

Josh TaylorApr 7, 201713 Comments

Don't automatically blame wind farms for what ails you, National Wind Farm Commissioner Andrew Dyer has said.

Do-nothing Turnbull needs to take responsibility for east coast gas market failure

Do-nothing Turnbull needs to take responsibility for east coast gas market failure

David Llewellyn-Smith Mar 10, 201713 Comments

The east-coast gas crisis demands decisive action and there is a way out for Malcolm Turnbull. It'll ruffle some feathers but he's going to lose the next election anyway, so why not? Macro Business editor David Llewellyn-Smith reports.

Should the Clean Energy Finance Corporation be funding 'clean' coal?

Should the Clean Energy Finance Corporation be funding 'clean' coal?

Sophie HeizerFeb 20, 20179 Comments

What is the Clean Energy Finance Corporation anyway? And should it be investing in clean coal? Crikey intern Sophie Heizer explains.

What is Roe 8 and why has it become a vote-winning issue in WA?

What is Roe 8 and why has it become a vote-winning issue in WA?

Charlie LewisFeb 10, 20174 Comments

It would be WA's first toll road, and represents the first stage of the $1.6 billion Perth Freight Link.

Rundle: why climate change activism has failed (and how it can be saved)

Rundle: why climate change activism has failed (and how it can be saved)

Guy RundleFeb 9, 201742 Comments

Increasingly, the excluded classes see science as abstract, alien and oppressive.

Alcoa bail-out opens up a new front in an old culture war

Alcoa bail-out opens up a new front in an old culture war

John QuigginJan 20, 20173 Comments

The right's insistence on maintaining the Alcoa aluminium smelting plant is reactionary: the greenies want Portland to close, and therefore it must be kept open, writes John Quiggin.

How the free market might just save the Earth

How the free market might just save the Earth

Doug HendrieDec 14, 201615 Comments

And what will we see once we embrace cheap renewables? An end to the internal combustion engine, for a start, writes freelance journalist Doug Hendrie.

Well, that didn't take long: Frydenberg flips on climate review

Well, that didn't take long: Frydenberg flips on climate review

Bernard KeaneDec 7, 201628 Comments

What climate review? Josh Frydenberg denies that he said what he said yesterday.

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