May 16, 201738 Comments
Politicians and journalists alike seem reluctant to discuss nuclear as a viable (and actually scalable) alternative to wind and solar, reports science writer Geoff Russell.
Apr 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.
Apr 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.
Josh TaylorApr 7, 201713 Comments
Don't automatically blame wind farms for what ails you, National Wind Farm Commissioner Andrew Dyer has said.
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.
Feb 20, 20179 Comments
What is the Clean Energy Finance Corporation anyway? And should it be investing in clean coal? Crikey intern Sophie Heizer explains.
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.
Guy RundleFeb 9, 201742 Comments
Increasingly, the excluded classes see science as abstract, alien and oppressive.
Jan 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.
Dec 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.