April 12, 2017 8
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.
September 18, 2015 6
With a PM who believes in climate change, it's time for Australia to finally cut our carbon emissions, writes John Connor, CEO of The Climate Institute.
July 20, 2015 38
Renewable energy is helping Australia make the transition from private to socialised power. And that scares the pants off Big Energy.
May 19, 2015
The good news is the Abbott government has finally agreed to a Renewable Energy Target. The bad news is it is nowhere near where it should be.
December 15, 2014 3
Crikey readers have their say on Warren Mundine and Nick Xenophon's plans for a national political party.
December 10, 2014 6
Two small Australian towns want to become 100% powered by renewable energy. Crikey intern Diana Hodgetts looks at some overseas examples and finds 100% renewable is nice, but not always 100% reliable.
December 2, 2014 5
Germany's largest energy utility is splitting into two companies, with one focusing on renewables and the other on fossil fuels and nuclear power. It's high time Australia also realised fossil fuels and nuclear are both on their way out.
December 1, 2014 62
Nuclear power is a ludicrously uneconomic industry and now more than ever. But conservatives continue to obsess over it.
November 26, 2014 13
Is Queensland's electricity grid caught in a death spiral due to its use of solar power? There are some flaws in the good professor's argument ...
October 29, 2014 5
Crikey readers talk the real problem with Tasmanian wind farms, the haters at News Corp and why we need the ABC.